UW EIC Official Entry due Tues, Feb 26! LAST CHANCE to enter the EIC!

UW Environmental Innovation Challenge – Official Entry due Tuesday, Feb 26! The 5-7 p. Business Summary is your official entry into the UW Environmental Innovation Challenge. Submit as a PDF via email to ptufts.

Judges will select the top 21 teams which will advance to the Challenge on April 4. If you missed the Intent to Submit round, this is your last chance to enter!

Examples of business summaries from previous years are available in our office. Email ptufts to set up a time to preview them. A few business summaries are available online. Be sure to see the outline for your Judging Criteria.

Office Hours – Feb 28, Mar 7, 14, 21, 2:00-5:00p.m.
Appointment calendar link will be available soon via UW EIC Facebook!

Questions? Don’t hesitate to email or call me. -Pam

Pam Tufts, Manager
UW Environmental Innovation Challenge
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Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship (CIE)
UW Foster School of Business, Dempsey Hall 227

Coming up…

March 13, 68:00 pm, Paccar, Room 394
Pitch Workshop –mandatory for all Seattle area teams!
Presentation Skills Training with Renee Gastineau, communiquepr, and Rob Salkowitz, Author and Consultant www.robsalkowitz.com .
If you are in the Seattle area, at least one member of your team must attend. All team members are encouraged to attend. Come prepared to practice and get professional feedback. If not in the Seattle area, find resources at your school and practice your pitch!

March 31, Sunday midnight, 1-page business summary due
This consists of the same criteria as the 5-to 7-page summary distilled to 1-page. This will be sent to judges in advance of the competition and based on this summary, they will prioritize which teams to see. On April 4 teams will be judged on their 1-page business summary, their pitch, their demo of the prototype, and the potential for impact.