2017 Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition Timeline
|January 19, 2017||Open for Submission.
2017 Tufts $100k New Ventures (Social Impact, General & Life Science/Medical)
|February 1, 2017
by 12:00 midnight EST
|Submissions Deadline EXTENDED.
All entries are due via YouNoodle online platform. Alumni, established entrepreneurs, investors, faculty, lawyers, and technical expert “Screeners” will review and score submissions online. Each submission will be reviewed multiple times. Criteria considered: Concept, Feasibility, Market, Financials and Team.
|February 18. 2017||Round 2 – Closed Lived Judging.
Finalist teams will be matched with an expert mentor.
|February 25, 2017
||Founders’ Workshops and Tufts UnPitch
Founders’ Workshops are designed for finalists to groom their businesses for the final competition and beyond. The Tufts UnPitch is a chance for startups to connect with investors in a relaxed environment.
|March 31, 2017
by 5:00 pm EST
All materials due including: Presentation deck (must be PowerPoint, Keynote or off-line-Prezi), written business plan and completed questionnaire. All materials must be submitted to Inge E. Milde by 5pm EST (no exceptions made).
|April 5, 2017||New Ventures Competition.
The final teams will deliver presentations to a panel of judges and audience members at the $100k New Ventures Competition Event. RSVP today.
|April 6, 2017||Entrepreneurial Showcase & Entrepreneurial Awards Ceremony Event
Please note: All finalists are expected to attend the full competition and awards ceremony. RSVP today.