Columbia Venture Competition (CE)

The Columbia Venture Competition is an opportunity for Columbia entrepreneurs to compete for a total of $250,000. Columbia alumni judges from Beijing to Bordeaux to Brooklyn evaluate the competitors and winners are announced at the StartupColumbia Festival. 

The CVC has five tracks or challenges. Each challenge will split $50K among the top three winners. Three of the challenges are open to all students and all recent alumni (within five years of degree) from across the worldwide Columbia community. The Undergraduate Challenge, sponsored by Columbia College, is open to all current Columbia and Barnard College undergrads

Sponsoring Entities: Columbia College, Columbia Engineering, SIPA, and Columbia Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Design



Engineering tracks: Ivy Schultz, SEASeship@columbia.