2024 New Venture Competition

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New Venture Competition


10 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 19, 2024


New student ventures will compete for prizes at the 2024 New Venture Competition

The University of Arizona’s McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship is hosting the 2024 New Venture Competition. The rapid-fire rocket pitch competition and trade show is open to the public and takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year, there are 13 student new venture teams, listed below, that qualified for NVC and will compete for the grand prize. These student teams are in McGuire’s New Venture Development Program, where they have spent their senior year receiving intensive experiential education that engages them in the process of moving innovation from an early-stage idea to a sustainable launch-ready venture.

The following teams are competing in NVC:

  • Hestia Collective
  • Bullseye Energy
  • Ponderosa
  • Revosense
  • FutureFit
  • DriveOn Automotive
  • Parrot 
  • SwapShop
  • DoReMi
  • Wayback Wrench
  • Angel Engine
  • Wealth Wars