Neeley Entrepreneurship Center | Values and Ventures® Business Plan Competition

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TCU Richards Barrentine Values and Ventures®
Business Plan Competition

An annual competition for undergraduate students around the world to pitch plans for for-profit enterprises that impact society in meaningful ways.  Presented by the Neeley Entrepreneurship Center.


If you are interested in participating, please let us know.

Intent to Compete and Executive Summary 
February 15, 2016

Final Schools Selected to Compete Notified
March 1, 2016

Application and Business Plan Due
March 23, 2016

Competition at TCU
April 8-9, 2016


Gather your best students to participate in this prestigious two-day competition for undergraduate college students from around the world, presented by the Neeley School of Business at TCU. Don't miss this chance to show the world what your students can do. 

Grand Prize $25,000
Second Place $15,000
Third Place $10,000
Founders Award $5,000
Honorable Mentions (6) $2,500
Elevator Pitch 1st Place $1,000
Elevator Pitch 2nd Place $500
Elevator Pitch 3rd Place $250

Texas Christian University
Brown-Lupton University Union
Fort Worth, Texas

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Matt Smilor
Director, Values and Ventures Program

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