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Registration opens Jan. 15 for UK Venture Challenge!

Students can begin to register on Jan.15 for the 2015 UK Venture Challenge on March 7. There are two categories for undergradaute teams and two categories for graduate teams, with the winning teams sharing $3,000 in scholarship prizes. The winners advance to the state competition, Idea State U.  See Rules & Guidelines.

All majors welcome to apply for 2015 iNET Living Learning Program

The iNET Entrepreneurial Studies Living Learning Program students live at Champions Court I. We welcome students from all majors who want to discover how to think like entrepreneurs, gain entrepreneurial skills, and learn from inspiring entrepreneurs. Apply today through the 2015-2016  UK Housing Application!

UK150 pays $1,000 for the best student idea

UK150 taps into the creativity and innovation of UK students and provides them the oppostunity to win $1,000. All they have to do is record a 150-second pitch, upload it to YouTube and share it on the UK150 website by Dec. 12.

It is easy to pitch your UK150 idea

It is so easy to get your idea out through UK150! Just record a 150 second (2:30 minutes) pitch, upload it to YouTube, and share the link on this site by Dec.12. Try out your idea for UK Venture Challenge (registration opens Jan. 20)! You could win $1000 in prize money!  Click here to get details.

Startup Weekend Lexington starts Friday evening, Nov. 21

Startup Weekend brings together Lexington designers, developers, entrepreneurs, and experts from all domains to do amazing things with the goal to launch a startup in 54 hours. The event starts at 6:30 pm at Awesome Inc, 348 E. Main St. Click here for more information. Buy tickets.

Business Model Canvas workshop for student entrepreneurs Nov. 11

Students will learn a valuable entrepreneurial tool called The Business Model Canvas from 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, in the James. F. Hardymon Theater in the Davis Marksbury Building. Nick Such, UK alumnus and director of Awesome Inc U, will lead The Business Model Canvas workshop, a method for creating a business model based on a customer value proposition.