Three businesses owned by students at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, were awarded a total of $25,000 in the fall 2018 Boyd Venture Challenge.
- December 10, 2018
- November 20, 2018
Quantum Lock increases smart lock security by utilizing a fundamental property of light.
- October 16, 2018
The seed-fund grant awards up to $20,000 to legally established student startup companies each fall and spring semester.
- September 5, 2018
Students, faculty, staff and members of the local community are encouraged to pitch their business ideas at Vol Court, a semiannual pitch competition and speaker series hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- May 29, 2018
Meg Hutchinson and Ariel Ritter, founders of Flo+Co and Generative Genetics respectively, were selected from eight finalists.
- May 18, 2018
Six student start-up businesses won prize money to advance their ideas.
- May 15, 2018
Freshman Michael Newton’s company, SWARM, helps market student housing through social media.
- May 4, 2018
Undergraduate student Meg Hutchinson took home the top prize for her company, Flo+Co.
- March 8, 2018
The Boyd Venture Challenge provides development grants to startups owned by UT students.
- February 27, 2018
The competition is open to any undergraduate student currently enrolled at UT Knoxville or the UT Institute of Agriculture.
- February 2, 2018
Three teams leveraged area reserach to create new consumer goods.
- January 31, 2018
Baker Donahue and his team repurpose and resell vintage collegiate apparel through online social auctions.
- January 30, 2018
Their entrepreneurial journey began with funding from two Anderson Center competitions.
- January 18, 2018
Designed to introduce participants to entrepreneurship, the series provides a starting point to help advance business ideas into reality.
- December 11, 2017
EasyWhip, a surgical tool, and Campus Car, a ridesharing company, were selected from a group of eight finalists.
- November 21, 2017
UT graduate student Lia Winter took home the top prize at this semester's competition.
- October 25, 2017
Entrepreneurs-in-residence, along with Anderson Center faculty, will provide coaching and mentorship to guide participants through the program.
- October 10, 2017
Up to $20,000 in seed-fund grants for student-owned start up companies available.
- September 13, 2017
Students, faculty, staff and community members are encouraged to learn about entrepreneurship and pitch their business ideas.
- June 27, 2017
Researchers can now apply for a two-week program to help them commercialize their work.