2017 Preliminary Application (Due on February 18, 2017):
The 2017 IEC Application will include 2 parts, a 5-page written proposal, and a 60-second pitch video. You may submit your application to 1 of the 4 tracks.
- Agriculture + Agriculture Technology
- Health + Healthy Living
- Technology, Consumer Product, or Service
- Social, Cultural, or Environmental Impact
Please submit a proposal to http://iec2017.startupcompete.co/outlining your idea. Proposals should be no longer than 5-pages, including any slides or visual components and at a minimum, consist of:
The proposal should include the following sections:
- Market Opportunity
- Go-to-Market Plan
- Progress to Date
60-Second Pitch Video: Film a 60-second pitch for your team and upload it with your application.
2017 Final Round (March 30-31):
The 2017 Final Round will be held in Boise, Idaho over two days.
Thursday , March 30:
- Evening – Welcome Event at Zions Bank in Boise
Friday, March 31:
Morning – Live pitch round where teams will pitch their ideas to judging panels.
Evening – Awards Ceremony
Teams will be scored in 3 categories: Team, Plan, and Impact. Please click here to view the 2017 Idaho Entrepreneur Challenge Judging Rubric