Stony Brook Entrepreneurs Challenge 2019
DO You Have a Cool Business Idea?
Then sign up for the Stony Brook Entrepreneurs Challenge (SBEC) and win a share of $50,000 toward making your idea into a company.
The Challenge has awarded almost half a million dollars to Stony Brook student entrepreneurs. The Challenge will help you prepare to pitch your idea to a campus panel of experienced venture investors, entrepreneurs, and business services professionals - and you may be selected for NSF I-Corps Site and/or the regional competition for more funding. You will have access to a New York State Small Business Development Center business advisor to help you develop your business model and practice your pitch. Open to any student/any level/any program. April 1, 2019.
TO ACCEPT THE CHALLENGE...Apply to the 2019 Stony Brook Entrepreneurs Challenge. Tell your advisor that you want to participate in the Challenge.
To Get Started:
Complete and submit the Stage 1 Entry Form and will receive contact information and
the schedule for the mentoring program. Your time is now! Apply early if you want
to be assured of having a Small Business Development Center Business Advisor. SBDC
clients can present to a SBDC feedback panel for Stage 2 that which will offer suggestions
for your presentation to help you succeed. Stage 3 will be your pitch to the campus
Regional Competition Finals are on April 9, 2019 at NYIT.
State Competition Finals are on April 26, 2019. Location TBD.
Please email the Stony Brook Small Business Development Center with your questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.