The McGinnis Venture Competition brings together Carnegie Mellon's best and brightest student entrepreneurs to compete for $60K in investments. All participants receive crucial interaction with alumni entrepreneurs and venture capitalists, an opportunity to raise capital and valuable feedback about ventures.
This multi-round competition kicks off in early January, starting with two virtual rounds and culminating in a final live round celebration at Carnegie Mellon University.
The 2018 Competition registration opened on November 1, 2017. The Round 1 submission deadline is Wednesday, January 24, 2018 via Startup Compete. Register by Tuesday, December 5 to be guaranteed a coach.
The final live round will be held at Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, GSIA 322/324 on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Join us to view the live final round teams pitch to a panel of judges.