Entries are now being accepted for the Sixth Annual Minnesota Cup. The statewide competition rewards breakthrough business ideas with more than $130,000 in prize money across six categories: clean technology and renewable energy, biosciences, high tech, social entrepreneurship, general, and students 19-25. Nearly 4,000 participants have benefited from the competition since 2005. Last year's winners have gone on to secure $8 million in funding as well as new partnerships, patents, and distribution agreements. For more information, see Minnesota Cup.
U of M Brief
March 31, 2010