Become a Sponsor

With the generosity of many community partners and the support of the schools at the George Washington University, the GW New Venture Competition has grown to be one of the top 9 university-based competitions in the country.  In the 2018 Competition, we awarded more than $140,000 in cash prizes and more than $180,000 of in-kind prizes.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Review our sponsorship opportunities (PDF) to learn about our sponsorship levels and how you can get involved.

To give a gift or sponsorship donation, you can do so here.

Become a Sponsor

To become a sponsor or learn more about the sponsorship opportunities please contact:

Katie McCrystal, Associate Director of Development
[email protected]

Founding Sponsors

Rick Scott

Rick Scott is the 45th Governor of the State of Florida and has worked to cut taxes, pay down state debt and invest in education to grow opportunities for Florida families.

Annette Scott

As an avid reader, First Lady Annette Scott spends time visiting schools and libraries across Florida, encouraging children to read and write.