Congrats to the UK Venture Challenge student entrepreneurs!
Undergraduate and graduate teams pitched their ideas for potential startup ventures to judges from the UK and local entrepreneurial community at UK Venture Challenge. Congrats to all the students who participated!
Get involved in iNET. Get entrepreneurial experience.
iNET, the University of Kentucky’s new undergraduate academic program, is designed to help you succeed in an entrepreneurial world. No matter what major you’ve selected, iNET teaches you to think like an entrepreneur and develop entrepreneurial skills.
Meet entrepreneur in residence Brian Raney
“My message is ‘Go big: you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur’” said UK alumnus and Entrepreneur in Residence Brian Raney. Raney is passionate about empowering students to think like entrepreneurs and helping them develop entrepreneurial skills.
Four UK teams take home more than $35,000 at Idea State U04.17.2013
All four University of Kentucky student entrepreneur teams placed in the top two in their respective categories and won a total $35,000 in prize money at Idea State U this past weekend. “The Idea State U business plan competition demonstrates the tremendous amount of entrepreneurial talent we have all across Kentucky,” said Gov. Steve Beshear.
5Across pitch contest April 2404.11.2013
Entrepreneurs invited to pitch at 5Across, April 24, 5pm at Awesome Inc, 348 E. Main. The winner gets $500!
UK student entrepreneurs compete for $100,000 at Idea State U04.10.2013
Four University of Kentucky student entrepreneur teams will compete for $100,000 in prizes at Idea State U, April 12-13 at the Lexington Center. The students are representing UK against teams from all of Kentucky’s public universities for the best business plans and business concepts based on their ideas for innovative products and services. The public is invited on Friday to see the exhibits and watch the pitch contest beginning at 4:00 p.m., Lexington Center, Level 3.