Finding Funding

Money. Many people would argue it makes the world go ‘round. In a more practical sense, money is essential to entrepreneurship. A lot of great entrepreneurs say that they’re driven more by helping people through their product than they are by money; however, even those entrepreneurs would likely concede that they wouldn’t be able to have as big of an impact as they do without a little bit of capital to help them along the way. For these reasons and more, knowing where funding will come from is a key question that every entrepreneur has to answer.

Cornell Venture Challenge

BR Venture Fund is holding its annual business plan competition. Cornell Venture Challenge b-plan competition is open to all companies with either Cornell affiliation or New York State affiliation. The winning team of the competition can win up to $50k and have an opportunity to get VC funded. First round entries are due March 1st with…