ban 1st place Iowa 2018

Richards Barrentine Values and Ventures® Winners

Congratulations to the 2018 winners

Grand Prize $25,000 University of Iowa
Second Prize $15,000 Grand Valley State University
Third Prize $10,000 University of Chicago
Honorable Mention U.S. Air Force Academy
$2,500 each Brigham Young University
  Georgia State University
  Johns Hopkins University
  Trinity University
  University of Arkansas-Little Rock
Founders Award $5,000 Grand Valley State University
Sly Innovation Award $2,500 St. Mary's University
Ripple Effect Award $2,500 Johns Hopkins University
Elevator Pitch 1st Place $1,250 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
Elevator Pitch 2nd Place $750 University of California-Irvine
Elevator Pitch 3rd Place $500 Rutgers University
Elevator Pitch Honorable Mention Baylor University
$250 each University of Houston
  University of Pikeville

Grand Prize Winners 2011-18

2018 1st Iowa
2018 - University of Iowa
ABAL Therapeutics automates Applied Behavior Analysis to make autism treatment more accessible and affordable for the 740,000 children with autism in the United States. 
2017 Iowa 1st
2017 - University of Iowa
Health Tech Solutions modernizes communication in organ transplant using a real-time mobile software app that is HIPAA compliant and enables instantaneous information flow. 
2016 grand prize
2016 - Loyola Marymount University
InterWallet is a cloud-based platform that provides the underserved with a payment solution without hidden fees. Consumers insert cash into convenient terminals and access it from their mobile phone. 
2015 winner
2015 - San Diego State University
W.E. Do GoodTM provides a low-cost, human-powered machine to improve agronomic practices and impact poverty in Ethopia and other countries.
2014 Winners
2014 - University of Arkansas
BioBotic Solutions provides a patent-pending BioBox to limit contamination and mix-ups in pathology labs.
2013 1st GWU sm
2013 - George Washington University
Crowdvance is an online fundraising outlet for nonprofit organizations that rewards donors.
2012 1st

2012 - University of Houston 
UNlimiters is an online retailer for products and services for people with disabilities

2011 1st
2011 - Belmont University
Spring Back Recycling employs disenfranchised men to deconstruct and recycle mattresses to decrease landfills.