University of Southern California

2016 New Venture Seed Competition

Welcome to the 2016 Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies’ New Venture Seed Competition. Prizes this year include multiple cash awards up to $50,000 and free legal and business services from our supporting organizations.

$7,500 x2
$5,000 x2

Congratulations to the New Venture Seed Competition Winners!

All USC students, faculty and staff are encouraged to apply.

All applicants will have the opportunity to attend workshops where they will be guided to refine their business concept leading to their presentation including presentation slides (“pitch deck”) for the semi-final judging round on March 3.

No business plan required.

Read about previous year's competition

Apply Now!

Important Dates

Entry Deadline:
February 19, 2016 | 11:59:59pm

March 3, 2016

April 20, 2016

For information, please contact:
Professor Albert Napoli