iowa innovation challenge
February 28, 2020
open to all UI Faculty/Staff/Students/Incubator Startups/UI Program or Academic Alumni
11:30 AM - 12:20 AM
21 East Market Street

Find out more

We welcome those competing or interested in competing in the Iowa Innovation Challenge to attend our workshop on February 28th. This workshop is designed to help you understand what a business model is and how to develop one. Additionally, requirements for the competition and tips on how to pitch will be given to attendees. We encourage anyone who has any questions or wants additional help to attend this session. 

The Challenge

The Iowa Innovation Challenge will help bring over $250,000 in total funding to be awarded during the 2019-2020 academic year across the University of Iowa's campus. The Challenge is a university-wide competition with the goal to identify, advance and support the most innovative and entrepreneurial projects on campus.

This competition is offered in partnership between the University of Iowa’s John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, University of Iowa’s Office of the Vice President for ResearchUniversity of Iowa Research Foundation, and UI Ventures.

This competition is open to all University of Iowa:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Graduate students
  • Undergraduate students
  • Incubator startups
  • UI Program or Academic Alumni