thinkBIG! Event

Online Challenge Submissions Open from
October 1, 2018 to January 7, 2019

Join Us For the Summit

March 12, 2019

$9,000 in prizes!

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2018 ThinkBIG! Event Photos


Two Ways to Be A Part of thinkBIG!

Step 1

Enter the Challenge

  • Online business innovation competition open to all NE Ohio high school students
  • Two tracks: Business Venture or Social Enterprise
  • $9000 in prizes
  • Semi-finalists receive executive coaching from top start-up professionals
  • Online submission deadline: January 7, 2019
Learn More & Enter

Attend the Summit

  • Inspirational one-day conference for high school students
  • Hackathon
  • Final 4 Challenge pitches
  • Networking, awards, prizes and more!
Learn More & Register
Step 2

Stay tuned for more information!

Contact programs@vealefound.org for any immediate questions.