Triple Impact Challenge - April 22

Sponsored by the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Description

The Triple Impact Challenge is a competition where Elon student teams present their solutions to a particular problem in the world or present their ideas for starting a business venture. Problems can range from clean water in third world countries to recycling in residence halls to a lack of distribution for local artists. Teams research their chosen issue and present their solution or business opportunity to a panel of judges.

Event

April 22, 2015, 4:15 p.m., Lakeside Hall

Benefits of Student Participation

  • Engage in a challenge
  • Connect with professionals in the field the student is interested in pursuing
  • Develop problem-solving skills
  • Add value to the local community

Pitch Details

During the culminating event, teams will showcase solutions during a 5-minute presentation with university leaders, alumni and students. Judges will measure potential impact and prizes will be announced.

Prizes

1st place: $500 | 2nd place: $300 | 3rd place: $200

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Contact

Kevin O'Mara, Executive Director, Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
(336) 278-5929 | omarak@elon.edu

Scott Kelly, Coordinator of Student Entrepreneurship
(336) 278-5967 | skelly25@elon.edu