UMD Startup Cup

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This event is open to all UMD students who have an innovative business idea. Student entrepreneurs are able to pitch their idea to a panel of Duluth business professionals with the opportunity to win money to help fund their business idea.

The Startup Cup UMD Entrepreneurship Challenge, formerly the UMD Shark Tank Competition, is powered by the Labovitz School of Business and Economics (LSBE).