Team Guidelines & Requirements

  1. One founding member of the team must have a CU Boulder BuffOne Card.
  2. Team members must be current CU Boulder students, faculty or staff members. Members of the non-CU community may join a team, as long as at least one member of the team has a CU Boulder BuffOne Card AND a significant role in the business creation.
  3. The team must join the StartupTree online community, add their venture/idea on StartupTree and register for NVC.


To participate in the New Venture Challenge, teams must enter one of five tracks: