Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge
A statewide university competition hosted by Boise State University to develop and reward student entrepreneurs with promising ventures and small businesses. College and university students from across Idaho will compete for money and services to advance their startups. Applications open now through February 20, 2021.
The 2021 Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge will be held virtually. All active Idaho college students are encouraged to apply to compete. Once the deadline closes, all completed registrations will be evaluated by preliminary judges comprised of top business owners and leaders across the state of Idaho. All teams will receive judges feedback on their ideas, and 24 teams will advance to the competition on March 31, 2021.
Total Prize Money: $45,000 (split between 4 tracks) + services to help advance startups, including accounting and legal.
Track Winner: $7000
Track 1st Runner Up: $3000
Track 2nd Runner Up: $1000
President’s Award: $1000
Competition Tracks: Technology, Products, Health + Wellness, and Local Services