6 04, 2021

Fourteen ventures selected as finalists for second annual MSU $50K Venture Competition

By |2021-04-06T11:08:25+00:00April 6th, 2021|Competition, Montana|0 Comments

Fourteen entrepreneurial ventures have been selected as finalists for Montana State University’s second annual $50K Venture Competition, which will take place virtually on April 7–8. During the competition, which is hosted by MSU’s Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship and its Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars, the 14 ventures will compete for a share of $50,000 in prize money. [...]

6 01, 2021

Montana State University student entrepreneurs secure business funding at annual startup challenge

By |2021-01-06T10:03:27+00:00January 6th, 2021|Montana, Student Funds|0 Comments

All four teams of Montana State University student entrepreneurs who competed at a startup competition held this fall earned awards and funding to support their ventures. The students were competing in the 31st annual John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge, which was held virtually between Sept. 21 and Oct. 2. Competing teams pitched their best business [...]

19 10, 2016

Montana State University business accelerator receives $50,000 from U.S. Small Business Administration

By |2016-10-19T11:10:30+00:00October 19th, 2016|Montana|0 Comments

An entrepreneurship support center for Montana State University students, alumni and faculty has won a $50,000 award from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help enhance its business accelerator program, 406 Labs. The Blackstone LaunchPad at MSU was one of 68 programs selected nationwide as winners of the Growth Accelerator Fund Competition on Aug. 31. [...]