​​​​​​​​​​​​Pennsylvania’s Stat​e System of Higher Education Business Plan Competition is an opportunity for students attending one of the State System’s 14 state-owned universities to compete for prize money of up to $10,000 for their innovative ideas. Winners receive prize money to assist in making their dreams of becoming an entrepreneur come true.
All competitors are encouraged to use their imagination to create their best business ideas. Each university has faculty and staff who are dedicated to providing personal attention to students’ ideas to prepare them for launch in today’s marketplace. A team of judges reviews the business plans, and the finalists, as well as all of the competitors, are recognized at an awards ceremony.​​

2018-2019​ Finalists​

 2017-2018 Finalists

​Awakened Wellness
Jonathan Burton
Shippensburg University

Enhanced Visual (Winner)
Logan Chernicky
Clarion University

Falchion Systems
Zachary Waldman
Nick Neely
East Stroudsburg University

Gator Oil and Gas Services
Colin Gasper
Indiana University

Hat Rack Games
Tom Matteson
Jon Small
West Chester University

Amanda Layden
East Stroudsburg University

White Rapids
Kevin White
West Chester University​

View more photos from 2017-2018 awards ceremony.