If you or a teammate is in the College of Agricultural Sciences, you have the chance to win $7,500 through the Ag Springboard Competition! Simply develop a business plan that innovates a solution to food, agriculture, ecosystems or bio-renewable materials and energy related issues. Success doesn’t end with the competition either. Build your business plan into a company and Ag will help you connect with investors, network with stakeholders, and acquire guidance! Check out last year’s winner, ‘Leafy’ plant moisture sensor and the competition timeline below:
February 25, 7:00-8:30pm- Bring your pitch to 6 Armsby to have it fine tuned by Ag Springboard affiliates, find teammates, and earn an idea notebook and Creamery gift card!
March 5- Deadline for team formation
March 31- Round One deadline. Teams will submit 10-min video pitches.
April 9- Finalists announced!
April 15- Final teams present their pitch and attend awards banquet at the Nittany Lion Inn where the winner will be announced.