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2013/14 BIG Idea Competition Co-Sponsored by RECESS

Final Presentations
Friday, April 11th, 2014 at 4:30pm
Statler Ballroom — Statler Hall
Open To The Public - Come vote for the winning idea!


The BIG Idea Competition is designed by Entrepreneurship@Cornell for Cornell Undergraduates who have great for-profit or non-profit ideas, and are looking to capitalize on them! All business ideas are welcome including those that are targeting social and environmental issues. No business plan or actual business needed - it's as simple as answering 5 easy questions. Your idea is the next Big thing!

Congratulations to '12/'13 winning Ideas!

Kiersten Frenchu '14, first place for-profit Big Idea winner.

Stephanie Ball '13, and Erica Barnell '13, first place for non-profit Big Idea winners.


For-Profit Winning Ideas

First Place
Kiersten Frenchu, CALS '14 - Thoughtfood

Second Place
Mikayla Diesch, ENG '16 - Solar Flare

Third Place
Rahul Shah, ENG '16 - Parrakit

Non-Profit Winning Ideas

First Place
Stephanie Ball, CALS '13 and Erica Barnell, CALS '13 - PharmaSEED

Second Place
Devin Jameson, CALS '16 - Giver

Third Place
Barbara Ann Force, CALS '16 - ShelterSite


See photos from 2012/13 Big Idea Competition here.