ATTENTION: The application for the 2017-18 season is now open! The deadline is Nov. 30, 2017, at noon. [Updated 11-20-2017]

Statewide Business Model Competition

Opportunity Quest (OQ) is a statewide business model competition. The Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute hosts branch OQ competitions across the state at the University of Utah and partner universities. All participants are judged by industry experts on the quality of their submission. First-place teams receive cash and in-kind prizes and advance to the Utah Entrepreneur Challenge. Students participate by registering for the branch competition at their universities. Students participate by registering for the branch competition at their universities. 

Apply Now 2017-18 OQ Competition Packet

2017-18 Timeline (U of U)

  • Application opens — Friday, Sept. 15, 2017
  • Application deadline — Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, noon
  • Online judging — Saturday, Dec. 2-Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017
  • Top 10 announced — Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, noon
  • Video submissions due from top 10 — Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, noon
  • Top 10 Mentor session — Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, 6-8 p.m.
  • PowerPoint presentations from Top 10 due — Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, noon
  • Top 10 judging event (lunch provided) — Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

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