EO Global Student Entrepreneur Award

EO GSEA student nominees compete in qualifying competitions for the chance to win cash prizes and the opportunity to advance to the Nationals and Global Finals.

Impact Prize

SU’s Impact Prize supports student entrepreneurs who are engaged in solving some of the world’s most pressing problems through an innovative new product, service or technology.

Hult Prize

The LaunchPad coordinates SU’s campus Hult Prize competition, as part of the world’s largest student global competition for social good.  Each year features a unique theme.

New York Business Plan Competition

NYBPC is the country’s leading collegiate business plan competition with student entrepreneurs competing for a $100,000 grand prize and cash awards in six categories.

ACC InVenture Prize

Teams from 15 member ACC universities compete annually for $30,000 in innovation funding to seed top inventions.  The LaunchPad coordinates the SU campus competition.

RvD iPrize

Funded through the iSchool, the annual iPrize provides $40,000 in seed funding to top Syracuse University student ventures, and is held in conjunction with Compete CNY


Coordinated by the LaunchPad, the regional qualifier for the NYS Business Plan Competition is open to all undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in a CNY college or university.