Eligibility for the Montle

Eligibility for the Paul and Elizabeth Montle Prize for Entrepreneurial Achievement

Applicants to the Montle Prize must have actively participating executive members in major roles who are one, or more, of the following:

  • Matriculated, degree earning Tufts University undergraduate student
  • Matriculated, degree earning Tufts University graduate student

Applications for endeavors in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors will be considered.

Moral Obligation

Eligibility for this award is limited to students at Tufts University who have demonstrated entrepreneurial skills (either in profit-making or non-profit activities), and who accept along with the award, a moral obligation to return to Tufts later in life much more than they received in financial aid and educational benefits.

In 2016 the amount of the prize is up to $40,000 be awarded to one recipient or divided among two or three at most. The competition is open to Tufts undergraduate and graduate students in the Arts Science and Engineering Schools.