University of Utah Opportunity Quest 2011


Registration deadline


Competition Organizer

University of Utah's Pierre Lassonde Entrepreneur Center

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Graduate - Local U.S.
  • Undergraduate - Local U.S.
Who's Eligible

Each participating team must be organized and directed by a student at the University of Utah who is enrolled in at least nine credit hours during the Fall semester of the competition. The business cannot be more than 2 years old, and cannot have generated more than $100,000 in revenues. 

Important Dates

Participants must register for the competition by December 3, 2010. Round I executive summaries are due on December 10, 2010. Ten finalists will present their business ideas (Round II) on January 29, 2011. Winners will be announced at an awards luncheon on February 4, 2011.

Competition Prizes

Grand prize: $5,000, 1st runner up: $3,000, 2nd runner up: $2,000

Other Info

There are several conferences, luncheons and networking opportunities offered to participants throughout the duration of the 2011 competition.