Foundation / Corporation
University of Iowa, Jacobson Institute for Youth Entrepreneurship
Opportunity for USA high school students to participate in a competition and receive funds to start or expand a business or to develop a product. The program is intended to encourage and support entrepreneurial thinking in high school students. Applicants compete to win financial support and feedback from successful entrepreneurs.
Students don't need a background or course work in business to compete. They just need motivation, passion and a good idea. Competitors also need the support and assistance of a teacher or adult. Winners are awarded a combined total of $3,000 in seed capital to take their idea, product, or business to the next level.
GrantWatch ID#: 163663
1st Place: $1,500
2nd Place: $1,000
3rd Place: $500
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://jacobsoninstitute.org/innovator-competition-application
758 Van Allen Hall
30 North Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
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