***Please read this--it tells you how to submit the best application!***
Are you eligible to apply to the Rice Business Plan Comepetition? Let's see!
You are initially eligible if your startup:
If you can aswer all those qusetions with Yes, then your startup appears eligbile! Please read the full details on eligibity and what we will be looking for an an application. It's only a few pages!
Be sure to read this to learn about what you need to apply: 2021 RBPC Eligibility and How to Apply
Applications open October 12, 2020 through Sunday, January 17th, 2021 at 11:59 PM CST.
Energy, Cleantech and Sustainability (including but not limited to): Agriculture/Agtech, Batteries and Storage, Decarbonization/Climate Tech, Energy Infrastructure, Oil & Gas Technologies, Renewable/Alternative Energy, Recycling, New and Non-Carbon Fuels, Transportation/Electric Vehicles, Water
Hard Tech (including but not limited to): Advanced Manufacturing, Advanced Materials, Aerospace/Spacetech, AR & VR (Augmented & virtual reality), Autonomous Vehicles, Drones, Machine Learning and AI (Artificial Intelligence), Quantum Computing, Robotics, Smart Sensors
Life Sciences (including but not limited to): Biotech, Diagnostics, Digital Health, Disease Management, Public Health, Medical Devices, Personalized Medicine, Pharma, Prevention, Therapeutics
Digital Enterprise (including but not limited to): Big Data, Blockchain, Cloud & Edge Computing, Enterprise Software, Fintech, Internet of Things, Media & Advertising, SaaS, Supply Chain/Logistics, Workforce
Consumer Products and Services (including but not limited to): Analytics, Consumer Web, Education/EdTech, Gaming, Information Security, Mobile, Personal Devices, Social Impact, Subscription Services, Wearables