Wake Forest University Elevator Competition 2012


Intent to Compete forms due



Competition Organizer

Wake Forest University School of Business

Submission Date


Business Plan Submission Date


Awards Date


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

At least one participant on each team must be a degree-seeking student enrolled in a college or university. 

Teams competing in the Social Competition track must have a socially conscious business idea. 

Important Dates

Teams must submit an Intent to Compete form by December 30, 2011. Executive summaries are due on February 6, 2012. Final pitches will take place on March 23-24, 2012.

Competition Prizes

Winners will receive cash awards and the potential to present to angel investors for investments up to $2,000,000.

Other Info

Up to two team members present to venture capitalist judges during a two-minute elevator ride. Finalist teams will then provide a full 20-minute presentation on the business plan.