Illinois Entrepreneurship Master Calendar

Back to Listing

Startup City Scholars Seed Pitches Event

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
Grainger Engineering Startup City Scholars Program
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Aug 31, 2021   5:00 - 6:30 pm  
Registration
Registration
Contact
Startup City Scholars
E-Mail
cityscholars@illinois.edu
Views
33
Originating Calendar
TEC Calendar

Startup City Scholars Seed Pitches Event
Tuesday, August 31, 5:00-6:30pm via Zoom
Register: go.illinois.edu/aug31

Why you should attend this fun, informal event:

  • Learn about the Startup City Scholars Program & hear from previous participants

  • Each team must include at least one University of Chicago student, so this event will give you a chance to meet other students and find teammates, whether from UChicago or UIUC

  • If you want to pitch, you can compete for cash prizes (from a pool of $5,000) at this event!

  • If you just want to attend, you'll be entered for a chance to win one of several gift cards we're giving away!

  • NOTE: You don't have to have your own startup idea--you can join an existing team and share your skills.

About Startup City Scholars

Spend the Spring 2022 semester in Chicago as a Startup City Scholar! Work with a team on a startup idea and participate in the prestigious College New Venture Challenge (CNVC), hosted by the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at the University of Chicago. CNVC is one of the top undergraduate accelerator programs in the nation. Learn More.

link for robots only