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Next Top Entrepreneur Competition- 2019

DELTA Rx’s Next Top Entrepreneur Competition is open to all students, regardless of major, with a healthcare innovation. During three rounds of competition, you will develop your creativity and presentation skills through business plan presentations, problem solving, and receiving feedback from innovators. The competition judges will represent the pharmacy, healthcare, and business sectors.

To register as an individual or team, submit your name(s) to: deltarx@drake.edu. The first 20 registrants will be accepted to participate in Round 1. Others will be placed on a wait list.

Competition Dates and Format

Round 1: Monday, November 4th. 4:00-6:00 PM in HI 112
Present your health-care related idea in a three-minute presentation. The top ten entries advance to Round 2!

Round 2: Tuesday, November 5th. 6:00-8:00 PM in Fitch Lab
Impromptu solution of a health-care problem with a three-minute presentation. The top five entries advance to Round 3!

Round 3: Tuesday, November 12th. 5:00-7:00 PM in Fitch Lab
Present a fifteen-minute mini-business plan using your idea from Round 1, 2, or another great idea!

Information Session

Attend the following session to learn about the competition logistics and evaluation criteria.

Thursday, October 10th at 11:30 AM in Cline 127

Prizes

Grand prizes are rewarded after Round 3.

1st Place: $1200
2nd Place: $800
3rd Place: $400

If you have any questions, would like to register, or would like to be matched with a partner, please send an email to deltarx@drake.edu.