Organized by the Tufts Entrepreneurship Center, the annual competition draws entries from alumni, faculty, staff, and undergraduate and graduate students from across the university. Teams compete for prizes and in-kind services totaling more than $100,000 in three tracks: healthcare and life science, social impact and general/high-tech.
Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition – Live Finals
April 5, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm: Live Finals
5:00pm - 9:00pm: Entrepreneurship Showcase, Shapiro Lecture and Awards Ceremony
Location: 51 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA 02155
Who should enter the General/High-Tech Track of the New Ventures Competition?
New ventures orbusinesses geared towards creating value in the privatehigh-technology or other sectors not classified as Life Sciences or Social Entrepreneurship.
Who should enter the Social Track of the New Ventures Competition?
Businesses with a mission to create and sustain social value. Businesses that benefit society and promote active citizenship. A significant part of the venture is dedicated to one or more of the following: creating a positive social impact, improving living conditions, upward economics/social mobility, or environmental impact. Social Ventures can be non-for-profit, for-profit or hybrid.
Who should enter the Medical / Life Science Track of the New Ventures Competition?
Businesses with a focus on medical, health and wellness topics. Dental, Veterinary, Biomedical, Nutrition-focused businesses.