DOE - EnergyTech University Prize

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Available December 17, 2021 thru January 31, 2022

EnergyTech University Prize: Submit a Business Plan by Jan 31.
Want a shot at $250,000 of cash prizes? You’re in luck! The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Technology Transitions just launched the EnergyTech University Prize(EnergyTech UP), a business plan competition for post-secondary students. Here’s how to get involved:
  1. You and at least one other teammate develop a business plan for an energy technology either developed by a national lab or that is otherwise promising. (Not sure where to start? Check out possible technologies here.) 
  2. Sign up on the HeroX competition platform to receive updates and check out the official competition rules.
  3. From now through January, work on your entry. Make sure to submit by Jan 31!
This is an opportunity for multidisciplinary teams of students to learn, lead, and grow. Interested in competing for these cash prizes, or know a student who would? Get started by following EnergyTech UP on the HeroX platform, watching the informational webinar recording, and exploring possible technology opportunities. Feel free to reach out to with any questions!

: Lauren Shum is also an AiC alumna.

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