Flash Flood Warning expires at 9:30 PM on 8/21, issued at 3:25 PM Clay City, KY | Denniston, KY | Frenchburg, KY | Hope, KY

Idea State U Competition Comes to Lexington

Reported by: Ian Preston
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/13/2013 6:52 pm
     Future entrepreneurs from across the Commonwealth were competing Saturday for a chance to get their businesses off and running.

      The sixth annual "Idea State U Competition" was held at the Lexington Center  Friday and Saturday afternoon.

     Eighteen teams from eight state universities competed in pitching their business models to judges for a chance to win a total of 100 thousand dollars.

     The teams were broken up into graduate and undergraduate groups with first prize getting more than 35 thousand dollars towards starting their business.

     The money was given by the State Economic Development Corporation.

     The winners will be announced on Monday.
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
Four Injured In Head-On Crash In Lexington
Four people were injured in a crash on Alumni Drive on Wednesday night. Video Video
Lexington lawyer disbarred after fraud plea
A Lexington attorney facing federal prison time for fraud has been permanently disbarred by the Kentucky Supreme Court.
Officer In The Right Place At The Right Time
An officer doing a routine check at Thorntons helped catch a strong-arm robbery suspect on Thursday. Video Video
Man Accused of Selling Drugs in Danville Arrested in Nicholasville
A man wanted for allegedly selling drugs in Danville around a month ago has been caught in Nicholasville, according to Boyle County deputies.
Report: 3 Firefighters Hurt During Campbellsville University's "Ice Bucket Challenge"
ABC36 has learned that three firefighters were injured when the ladder to their fire truck reportedly touched a main power line during the Campbellsville University's "Ice Bucket Challenge" on Thursday.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.