I3 competition heats up

A look at the 19 teams competing for $50K & 12 months of free office space in Harvard’s I3 Challenge (BostInno)

The following is a portion of an article appearing in BostInno on March 19, 2012.

For the last five years, the Harvard College Innovation Challenge, known as i3, has provided over $550,000 worth of grants, incubator space and professional services to students pursuing startups both on-campus and abroad. Focused on three words — imagine, invent and impact — the Challenge helps students get their start, offering $50K in  cash grants and up to 12 months of free office space to teams with the most innovative ideas.

This year’s 19 semi-finalists have been announced, and they will be demoing at the Harvard Student Startup Showcase and Awards Reception on March 29th from 6-8 p.m. For anyone interested in attending, they can register here. Before attending, however, here’s a quick look at the teams who’ve made it to the final round of the competition...

To read the full article in BostInno, including descriptions of all 19 semifinalists, click here.

Topics: Entrepreneurship