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Semifinalists Announced for the 2021 Entrepreneurial Challenge

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February 4, 2021

The Monfort College of Business at the University of Northern Colorado has announced the semifinalists for the 2021 Entrepreneurial Challenge. Semifinalists from both the Open and Collegiate Divisions will virtually present their business concept to a panel of experts from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9. The public is invited to attend this free, virtual event.

The following applicants were chosen to advance to the semifinals:

  • Open Division Semifinalists: New Direction Packaging, Dining Software Group, Blacksquare Tech, Benevolent Robotics, Magnashox and Tissueform Inc.

  • Collegiate Division Semifinalists: My Peace, Hawk Financial, Atlas, UNC Bear PAHCT, WinBySharing and Sit Rep

In this educational event, pre-launch or early-stage Colorado businesses receive actionable advice on how to move their business ventures to the next level. Those in the Open Division have the opportunity to compete for a share of $50,000 in prize money, and those in the Collegiate Division compete for UNC scholarships.

Learn more about the Entrepreneurial Challenge