Winners Video Archive

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2016 New Venture Competition

HomeGrown Farms Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

1st Place Winner! HomeGrown Farms won $35,000 along with the $7,500 GWUpstart's Best For-Profit Social Venture, $7,500 for the Best Technology-based Venture, $5,000 for the Sustainable Energy and Infrastructure Prize, $5,000 for the Audience Choice Award plus additional in-kind prizes for their indoor hydroponic technology to help grow hyperlocal, sustainable produce year round.

Mental Health Promotion Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

2nd Place Winner! Mental Health Promotion won $15,000 along with $10,000 Blank Rome's Best Undergraduate prize, and the $7,500 GWUpstart's Best Non-Profit Social Venture plus additional in-kind prizes for their curriculum designed to supplement the existing health education class taught in high schools across the country to reduce issues that link mental illness with suicide, substance abuse, and violence and to promote student wellness and academic success.

Represently Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

3rd Place Winner! Represently won $10,000 plus additional in-kind prizes for their legislative constituent relationship management system for representatives that will save time in mail management, response organization, and communication metrics.

The Rooftop Tea Company Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

4th Place Winner! The Rooftop Tea Company won $5,000 plus the Best International Venture prize of $7,500 for their social enterprise that creates an ethical supply chain for premium organic teas.

AbdiCare Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

AbdiCare has a compound (ABx) that we intend as a once daily inhalation aversion therapy for cigarette smoking cessation.

Project Dream Miles Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

Project Dream Miles uses running and technology to create social impact. For every mile logged on our run-tracking app, DreamRun, we donate 10 cents to a local charity of the user's choosing. We make this possible through providing highly targeted and specialized marketing services to sponsors.

Propisor Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

A visually driven online service market place and aggregator that connects homeowners to the right home improvement professionals.

RightDate Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

RightDate puts real life back into online romance by providing singles and couples with dates within their community.

SeamlessColor Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

SeamlessColor is a 3D printing material company that produces color-customized filaments for artists and designers.

Staff U Final Presentation

April 19, 2016

Staff U helps college students find paid work that fits into their already busy schedules and enables businesses to find short-term help.

Parth Chauhan at 2016 Pitch George!

Inspirational words for students looking to enter the New Venture Competition from the 2016 1st place winning team HomeGrown Farms!