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Venture Highway Undergraduate Business Plan Competition

The Ohio State University Business Plan Competition

Sponsored by Venture Highway

  • The undergrad track provides an opportunity for all Ohio State undergrad students to develop their business ideas and form their ideas into a functional business plan that can be utilized to seek outside funding for their startup business.
  • Specific guidelines are provided for each round of the competition.  Visit Concept Case (Round 1) for criteria and guidelines for the first round of the competition.
  • Scoring will occur among interdisiplinary undergraduate teams only. The finalists will have the opportunity to present to a group of business and community leaders, investors, and entrepreneurs on the Final Compeitition Day, Tuesday, April 8, 2014.  Learn more about Venture Highway.

Undergraduate Track Awards

1st Place     $5,000

2nd Place    $3,000

3rd Place     $2,000

Receipt of the award requires the student to launch the business entity. This must occur within one year of the date of the Final Competition.