The TiEQuest 2014 business competition is open for applicatiions and over $150,000 in prizes and an opportunity to win up to $1 million in investments from sponsoring funds is up for grabs.
TiEQuest is a multi-stage competition which encourages contestants to challenge their business model and success factors. All contestants receive mentoring from successful entrepreneurs and business leaders and the opportunity to present to, network with and be judged by fund managers, angel investors and venture capitalists.
TiEQuest contestants have gone on to raise angel and venture capital financing worth over $40 million, grown their businesses, and have been acquired. Recent winners Rna Diagnostics (2011) and Simple Systems (2012) have each raised $2 million in funding since their participation in the competition.
The entry deadline for applications is January 31.