2019 GW New Venture Competition 101

Compete for your share of $300,000 in cash and in-kind prizes!


Go ALL IN on your idea!

Did you know that the GW New Venture Competition (GW NVC) is one of the largest collegiate entrepreneurship competitions in the country?! Did you know that this year, we're offering the largest amount of cash prizes in this history of the GW NVC? GW students like you will be vying for over $300,000 in cash and prizes because they know that this cash, mentorship, and concept validation will take their career to the next level!

It’s time for you to join the hundreds of other students who have participated over our 11-year history.

Submissions are due on February 6, 2019.

You won’t be in it alone. Throughout the academic year, the GW Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship provides resources to the participants, such as ideation workshops, customer development coaching, social entrepreneurship education, and more! You’ll learn how to create a business plan, pitch, and execute your concept from start to finish with the help of mentors and feedback from your judges.

Ready to get started? Join us for an interactive in-person discussion to learn more about the ins and outs of the competition! We can help you!

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