Values and Ventures® Guidelines for TCU Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate TCU Students Only
All team members must be currently enrolled TCU undergraduate
students. All majors welcome.
Team Composition and Participation
- Teams must
be comprised of a minimum of 2 members but may have more.
- At least 2
team members must participate in the presentation. More may do so.
members may represent any discipline of study and are not limited to the
Criteria for a Values-Centered Venture
A values-centered venture contributes to the well-being of
specific internal or external stakeholders through products, services and/or
submitted for the Values and Ventures® competition must be for-profit,
values-centered enterprises. Nonprofit ventures are not allowed.
- Plans must
demonstrate a societal or environmental need to be filled, as well as the
profitability of the business.
businesses that also support the social or economic goals of customers,
communities, employees, suppliers and/or the environment
in health, life or energy
for underrepresented groups in business
- See past
About the Competition
Pitch presentations will be made at 30-minute intervals with the
following time limits strictly enforced:
- 8 minutes for presentation with visual aids
- 10 minutes
to respond to questions and answers from judges
- 8 minutes
for judges’ evaluations, discussions, breaks
How to Apply
- Read and
follow all guidelines.
- Submit Application
and Executive Summary here by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 25, 2019.