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Pepper Hamilton Sponsoring 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition

Pepper Hamilton Sponsoring 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition

Pepper Hamilton is a proud sponsor of the 2020 Randall Family Big Idea Competition hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute. This competition is an experience-based learning opportunity for Pitt students with big ideas who enjoy working in diverse teams to bring those ideas to life. Discover how to take your idea to the next level towards startup creation.

The competition spans February and March of each year with the final round and award ceremony taking place on March 26, 2020. The competition awards a grand prize of $25,000 to the idea with the most startup promise. Additionally, cash prizes are awarded for first, second, and third places, and best video. Since its inception in 2009, the competition has attracted hundreds of interdisciplinary teams seeking to bring their big ideas to market.


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