University of Iowa New Venture Challenge 2010


Competition Organizer

John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the University of Iowa Research Foundation

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
  • Business - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible
All University of Iowa Faculty, Staff, & Students, as well as start-up companies whose principal address is at the UI Research Park.

Important Dates


The deadline to register online is February 12, 2010. The formal competition will take place on April 16, 2010 at the University of Iowa.


Competition Prizes

Over $50,000 in cash prizes

Other Info


The spirit of the contest is that it is both an educational experience and a potential launch pad for those who wish to start a business or are currently in the process of starting a business.