Launch your startup!
MN Cup, the largest statewide new startup competition in the United States, aims to create jobs and grow the state’s innovation footprint.
The MN Cup competition provides:
- $450,000 in seed money
- Mentorship opportunities with industry leaders
- Exclusive event access
- Business plan feedback
- Networking opportunities with potential investors
- Media exposure
Startups compete in one of the following divisions:
- Energy/Clean Tech/Water
- High Tech
- Life Science/Health IT
- Impact Ventures
- Student (current undergrad and graduate students)
- Youth (18 and younger)
To qualify for this competition you must:
- Live in Minnesota
- Generate less than $1 million in annual revenue
The application deadline is Friday, April 28, 2017.