Compete in the Lulu eGames

Here is all the information you need to compete in the student categories of the Lulu eGames, NC State's biggest startup competition!

Students are eligible to compete in the following categories:

New Venture: All ventures are eligible to compete in this category.

Design and Prototype: Ventures must have a product concept design or prototype.

Social Impact: Ventures must demonstrate how they are using the power of business to solve environmental and social challenges.

Arts Venture: Ventures must be art-based or support the arts community.

  • Special thanks to the NC State Arts Entrepreneurship program for their partnership in the Arts Venture category.

Built on Cloud: Ventures must be developed using one or more of IBM’s cloud services.

  • Special thanks to IBM for their partnership in the Built on Cloud category. Access to IBM’s Academic Cloud offerings is available here.
Daugherty Endowment Lulu eGames

How to Enter

Entering the Lulu eGames is easy! As a reminder, all entries are due by Monday, February 20 at 5 pm.

You’ll need the following items for your submission:

  • A 2-page executive summary
  • A 60-second video pitch
  • Contact information for all your team members

Student Resources

The deadline to enter has passed.


Prizes

New Venture Challenge

  • 1st Place: $10,000
  • 2nd Place: $7,000
  • 3rd Place: $5,000

Design & Prototype Challenge:

  • 1st Place: $5,000
  • 2nd Place: $3,000
  • 3rd Place: $2,000

Social Impact Challenge:

  • 1st Place: $5,000
  • 2nd Place: $3,000
  • 3rd Place: $2,000

Built on Cloud Challenge:

  • 1st Place: $5,000
  • 2nd Place: $3,000
  • 3rd Place: $2,000

Arts Impact Challenge:

  • 1st Place: $5,000
  • 2nd Place: $3,000
  • 3rd Place: $2,000

Fan Favorite Video: $500 per category

Audience Choice: $1,000 


Questions? Contact the eGames team at entrepreneurship@ncsu.edu