Application deadline: Jan 27th - Award: Over $1,500,000 (investment, cash or in-kind services

Event: Rice Business Plan Competition

Application Deadline: January 27, 2020 at 11:59 pm CST

Award Amount: Over $1.5 Million in prizes - either investment, cash, or in-kind

Location: Houston, TX

Eligibility Criteria:

If your startup:

  • is student-driven, student-created and/or student-managed
  • has at least two current student founders or management team members, and at least one of those is a current graduate degree-seeking student
  • falls into our sector categories of Energy/Cleantech/Sustainability, Life Science/Digital Health/Medical Devices, Tech/Digital/IoT, Other Innovations
  • has not raised more than $250,000 in equity capital prior to July 1, 2019
  • is seeking funding and is a potentially viable investment opportunity

If you can answer all those questions with Yes, but still want more info, please read the full details on eligibility and what we will be looking for an application.

Required Documents: Business Plan and Media

Contact Info

Fees: None

Stage of Your Company: Start up (see above Eligibility Criteria)