UGA’s Next Top Entrepreneur is a live pitch competition put on by the Entrepreneurship Program at the University of Georgia. Students from across the country can for the opportunity to pitch their business or business idea to a panel of judges for the chance to win $10,000. A travel stipend of $1,500 is available for teams traveling more than 75 miles from Athens. Application deadline for Next Top Entrepreneur is March 18. The application is at https://www.terry.uga.edu/events/next-top-entrepreneur.
What teams will win the grand prize and be crowned the Fabricate winner? All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to come out to enjoy the competition, indulge in heavy hors-d'oeuvres and vote for their favorite team. For more information, visit: http://students.caes.uga.edu/current/fabricate.html
The SIS, or Student Idea Showcase, is an initiative of the TEDxUGA Student Council. Currently enrolled students at the University of Georgia have the chance to enter the showcase and share their “ideas worth spreading” in a TED-like environment. The goal of the SIS is to foster the exploration and sharing of ideas amongst UGA students and serve as the platform for which student presenters are chosen for the TEDxUGA stage.
This annual competition features student research in the arts. Poster competition entries will be on display Nov. 1–7 in the museum’s education resource center during regular hours. Poster session begins at 5 p.m.; presentations begin at 7 p.m. Prizes will be awarded in both categories. Part of UGA's 2017 Spotlight on the Arts.