VentureWell, E-Team Grant


The E-Team Program provides opportunities for entrepreneurs still in college by providing early-stage funding, training, coaching, and investment. Check out this program here to find out more about how to become an E-Team and gain support developing your innovative ideas!

Apply by January 27th, 2016 to qualify!

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The E-Team Program offers:

  • Up to $25k in grant funding
  • $50k matching investment opportunity for select teams
  • Experiential training and coaching on how to develop your venture
  • Initial validation of your venture
  • Entry into a network of like-minded student entrepreneurs
  • Access to mentors
  • Opportunity to participate in our Open Minds event, a national showcase of student innovation



Rice Business Plan Competition


Do you have a great idea for a business? The Rice Business Plan Competition wants to hear it. Awarding nearly $1.5 million in cash in 2015, this internationally-recognized competition is considered the richest in the largest competition in the world.

Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship will host 42 graduate-level startups will compete in front of 300 investors/judges April 14-16, 2016. Do you have what it takes? Get involved in this once in a lifetime opportunity to compete with your amazing ideas.

Apply here now!