Undergraduate

Business Plan Competition for High School Students

Hosted by the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship
at the C. T. Bauer College of Business and the Downtown Rotary Club of Houston.

 

Are you a current sophomore or junior
who wants to own your own business?

Think Tank 2019, a business plan competition, is just for you!
Participants will have the opportunity to submit a business plan,
be mentored and compete for prize money.

Only 20 teams will be accepted, so register here today!
Deadline for registration is Jan. 25, 2019.

 

Application

  • Applicants must submit a one pager on their idea/technology.
  • Applicants must submit the final slide deck intended to use.
  • Slide deck must include:
    • Type of business
    • Problem
    • Solution
    • Technology/Idea
    • Who is your customer?
    • What is the pain you are solving?
    • Business Model
    • Market Size
    • Basic Financials
  • Applicants must submit a YouTube video (not longer than three minutes) introducing the team and idea/technology.

Rules

  • Ten finalists will be chosen.
  • There is no fee for entry.
  • Initial screening of entries will be done by WCE according to their own criteria to arrive at a number of finalists.
  • Selected finalists will have up to five minutes to present their idea at the final judging event. Three minutes will be allocated for Q&A. The final presentation must include a PowerPoint.
  • Submissions may be entered by individuals or teams (up to 5 members).
  • Each entrant may enter only one idea.
  • Entries must be the original work of entrants.

 

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