University of Utah Opportunity Quest 2012


Executive Summaries due


Competition Organizer

University of Utah Pierre Lassonde Entrepreneur Center

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


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

Each team must be organized and directed by a University of Utah student. Other team members do not have to be affiliated with the University of Utah. 

To be eligible, businesses cannot be more than two years old or have generated more than $100,000 in revenues. 

Important Dates

Executive summaries are due on December 7, 2011. Ten finalists will be announced on December 14, 2011, following the first round of judging. Final presentations and judging will take place on January 21, 2012 at the University of Utah. Winners will be announced at the Awards Reception on January 25, 2012.

Competition Prizes

Grand prize: $5,000

2nd place: $3,000

3rd place: $2,000

Other Info

Opportunity Quest provides teams with an educational forum to prepare them for the competition and aid them in the creation and implementation of their business plan.