How to Enter

The Application

Applications are now closed. Please join us to cheer on the competing teams during the virtual finals competition on April 9, 2021!
Register to attend the $100k Competition finals!

Competition Preparation

Prepare your team for the Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition, featuring the new Friedman Food & Nutrition Innovation $10k+ Prize!

The Tufts Entrepreneurship Center will host weekly Wednesday Jumbo Café workshops focused on the essentials for entrepreneurship and competition preparation, and the Friedman School’s Nourish Cafe will host food and nutrition-oriented partner workshops each Thursday. If you want to be competitive in the $100k Competition and/or the Friedman Innovation Prize, we strongly recommend that you attend the workshops to gain insights, knowledge, and tips to succeed in your pitches!

Contact us for Nourish Cafe meeting info
Register for Jumbo Cafe workshops

Get Involved and Learn More

Enter the Competition

The competition entry period is over for 2020, but check back soon for the 2021 entry form! If you have questions about the competition, just send us an email using our contact form below.

Workshops & Mentoring

We have workshops, events, and mentoring opportunities all year long, not just around competition time. Check our events calendar to learn more.

Past Competition Winners

Catch up with past winners and learn more about what they’re doing now and how their ideas have evolved since their pitches to the judges.