Upcoming Events

Business Model Canvas Competition

Date & Time Wednesday, March 9 3:30pm-5:00pm
Location Student Innovation Center // Launch Pad
Contact Megan Sweere, mjsweere@iastate.edu

About the Competition

Learn how to present your business idea using the Business Model Canvas, a one-page business plan, for your chance to win one of three cash prizes!

The First Round will be an online application (see below) due March 1 at 11:59 pm. On March 4, finalists will be notified that they have advanced to the Final Round. The Final Round will take place on March 9 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm. Finalists will have 3 minutes to present their Business Model Canvas to a panel of judges, with 4 minutes for questions.

If you are interested in competing, please complete the application below. As a reminder, the deadline to submit an application is March 1 by 11:59 pm.

New to the Business Model Canvas?  Learn more about it by attending our Business Model Canvas workshop.


Open to all Iowa State students.

Timeline of Competition

February 23 // 3 – 5 pm // Business Model Canvas Workshop

March 1 // 11:59 pm // DEADLINE to submit application

March 4 // Finalists will be notified and schedule of presentations sent

March 9 //  3:30 – 5 pm // Business Model Canvas Competition