NVC Student Business Track Updates


The Business Track of the New Venture Competition provides a unique opportunity for students to put entrepreneurship principles into practice with an integrative learning experience. Whether you are a winner of prizes, go on to implement your proposed new venture idea, or simply take advantage of the learning and apply it later in your career, we guarantee the Competition will be an exciting, challenging, and rewarding experience. We look forward to understanding more about your idea, hearing your pitch, and providing you with some valuable feedback along the way.

 

Key Steps


  1. Optional: Receive Early-Stage Feedback. Get a head start with some feedback on your venture idea from NVC B-Track Judges. To recive Early Stage Feedback, register by the Early Deadline - Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 12 noon EST.  Learn More .
  2. Register. Registrations are now open. Please use the registration link below to register for NVC Student Business track 2019-20.

    Register now!

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    The final deadline to register to participate in Super Saturday and submit your pitch deck is Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 12 noon EST. Make sure all of your information (such as team name and team members is up to date).
  3. Pitch your plan on super saturday . Seize the unique opportunity to gain invaluable feedback and exposure in a supportive experience on the NVC Super Saturday - March 28, 2020. All registered teams present twice, to two different panel of judges, on Super Saturday (Round 1 of NVC's Business Track). Semi-finalists will be chosen to compete in the second round.See the Scoring Rubric.
  4. Semi finalists only.Revised deck and optional pitch/demo videos are due Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 at 12 noon EST.
  5. Finalists Only. Revised deck are due Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at 12 noon EST.
  6. All HBS students: Attend the nvc finale. Finalists present to a panel of judges on Thursday, April 16, 2020 and a winner and runner-up for each of the three tracks will be announced that afternoon at the Finale.
 

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

  • Jan29
    • 29 Jan 2020
    • Both Tracks
    • Deadline

    NVC Early Registration Deadline

    This is the early registration deadline for both Student Business and SE tracks. 

    If you want to receive a written feedback from experts on your venture idea, then apply by this deadline under student business track.
  • Feb26
    • 26 Feb 2020
    • Both Tracks
    • Deadline

    NVC Final Registration Deadline

    Final registration deadline for student Business & SE Tracks

    Please submit your final pitch decks for student Business track and executive summaries for SE track by this date on ReviewR platform. 
    • 28 Mar 2020
    • Business Track
    • Event

    NVC B-track Super Saturday!

    It is the first round of the B-track, where the NVC b-track registrants get an opportunity to present to a panel of judges live and receive in-person feedback on their venture idea.

    The selected teams from this round then proceed to the next round as Semi-Finalists.

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