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2023 UNL New Venture Competition Judges Organized by College of Business

Event Details

WHEN: April 4, 2023 through April 6, 2023
WHERE: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Registration Window

OPENS: 2022-12-12
CLOSES: 2023-03-28

Event Description

Event Description 

The 2023 New Venture Competition, hosted by the Nebraska Center for Entrepreneurship, is a celebration of entrepreneurial learning and competition. Student teams from across campus present their business plans and compete for a grand prize of $15,000 and potential additional investment of $25,000 from Husker Venture Fund. 

First round judges evaluate four presentations and choose one team or business plan to advance to the second round. Judges in the second round evaluate three presentations and choose one team or business plan to advance to the final round of competition on Thursday, April 6. Each presentation lasts no longer than 15 minutes and is followed by 10 minutes of Q&A with the judges. 

2023 New Venture Competition Schedule 

Tuesday, April 4, 2023 

  • 8:00 — 8:45 a.m. | Judge and Competitor Check-In | City Campus Union 

  • 9:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. | Round 1 | City Campus Union 

  • 12:00 p.m. | Lunch | City Campus Union 

  • 2:00 — 5:00 p.m. | Round 2 | City Campus Union 

Thursday, April 6, 2023 

  • 1:00 — 5:00 p.m. | Final Round & Awards Reception | Sheldon Museum of Art