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Richards Barrentine Values and Ventures® Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 winners

2019 1st American
Grand Prize $40,000
American University
2019 2nd NMU
Second Prize $25,000
University of New Mexico
2019 3rd TCU
Third Prize $15,000
Texas Christian University
2019 HM1 Johns Hopkins
Honorable Mention $2,500
Johns Hopkins University
2019 HM2 Loyola Marymount
Honorable Mention $2,500
Loyola Marymount University
2019 HM3 Houston
Honorable Mention $2,500
University of Houston
2019 HM4 UT
Honorable Mention $2,500
University of Texas at Austin
2019 HM5 George Washington
Honorable Mention $2,500
George Washington University
2019 HM6 Auburn
Honorable Mention $2,500
Auburn University
2019 Founder SDSU
Founders Award $5,000
San Diego State University
2019 EP1 CalPoly
Sly Innovation Award $2,500 and
Elevator Pitch 1st Place $1,250

California Polytechnic State University
2019 EP2 Michigan State
Elevator Pitch 2nd Place $750
Michigan State University
2019 EP3 UCI
Elevator Pitch 3rd Place $500
University of California-Irvine
2019 EP4 Strathclyde
Elevator Pitch Honorable Mention $250
University of Strathclyde (Scotland)
2019 HM5 Bangladesh
Elevator Pitch Honorable Mention $250
Bangladesh University of Professionals (Bangladesh)
2019 EP6 Incarnate Word
Elevator Pitch Honorable Mention $250
University of the Incarnate Word (San Antonio)

Grand Prize Winners 2011-19

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2019 – American University
Celise produces biodegradable alternatives to plasticware and straws made with cornstarch and almost identical in feel and performance as plastic.
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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.