CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Three finalist groups made up of students in the College of Business (COB) at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will perform a live pitch of their entrepreneurial ideas for a panel of celebrity judges as part of the Buc Days Ideas Challenge Showcase. The pitch will take place during the 2016 Buc Days Scholarship Luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the American Bank Center.
The Buc Days Ideas Challenge is a business concept competition open to students at the Island University. The program provides a way to test business ideas, technology or innovations in a competitive setting. The three finalist groups were selected by COB entrepreneurial faculty and friends and supporters of the COB and the Buc Days Commission as having developed the most promising innovations and entrepreneurial concepts from a pool of more than 40 entries.
The three student finalist groups and their entrepreneurial ideas are:
The winner of the Buc Days Ideas Challenge receives $3,000, a one-year membership to the Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center Student Incubator, and acceptance as a Top 40 semi-finalist in the Raymond Ideas Challenge at Texas A&M University-College Station.
If you go:
2016 Buc Days Scholarship Luncheon
Tickets and sponsorships still available
Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
American Bank Center, Henry Garrett Ballroom
For More Information: 361.882.3242; or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Proceeds from ticket sales benefit the Buccaneer Commission Scholarship Program