COURTESY STARTUPHOYAS Nitin Iyengar, left, Sebastien Garcia (GRD ’17), Rainier Go (MSB ’17), Shivum Bharill (COL ’17) and Chris Gabon attended Entrepreneurship: A Force for Good, where 16 student startups competed.

2017 Winners

First place and the grand prize of $3,000 went to Shivum Bharill’s (COL ’17) Thrive Health

Second Place and people’s choice award prize of $2500 went to Ubiqua

The third-place prize of $1000 went to Rocket Bargain.

The Social Pitch Challenge explores several themes –

* What is social entrepreneurship?
* Can businesses truly “do good”?
* Can I really make a difference?

GU’s Social Impact Competition unites groups on campus to showcase the value of social entrepreneurship and of being “men and women for others”. APPLY to present your social impact idea/venture to a panel of judges for a cash prize, or ATTEND to support your favorite pitches and help them win the People’s Choice Award. See you there!

2016 Highlights