2019 MN Cup Final Awards

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McNamara Alumni Center

200 Southeast Oak Street

Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Join us to celebrate the hard work all the 2019 Minnesota Cup competitors! Beginning in March, hundreds of entrepreneurs from across the state submitted an application, and throughout three rounds of judging and countless hours of mentorship, business plan refinement, video creation and pitch rehearsal, we've arrived at the last stage. We'd love to have you with us as we crown our Grand Prize Winner and award over $500,000 in total prize money to an exceptional group of companies.


4:00 PM - Registration & Demo Hour Begins - Will include a cash bar and passed hors d'oeuvres

5:00 PM - Program & Awards - Includes short pitches from both our Division Winning and Runner-up teams

6:45 PM - Grand Prize and Runner-Up Prizes Announced

7:00 PM - Event Concludes

Division Winning Teams

Education & Training - Homi

Energy/ Cleantech/ Water - NovoClade

Food/Ag/Beverage - Sanos Nutrition

General - Voyager Campervans

High Tech - Resonant Cavity (Voloco)

Impact Ventures - We Sparkle

LifeScience/ Health IT - Abilitech Medical

Student - ParkPoolr

Youth - See Your Dream

Runner-Up Teams

Education & Training - SparkTraining Solutions

Energy/ Cleantech/ Water - Darcy Solutions

Food/Ag/Beverage - Nutraphagia (The EAT Bar)

General - Guardian Athletics

High Tech - Traive

Impact Ventures - Molly Fuller Design

LifeScience/ Health IT - VivaQuant

Student - Float

Youth - EcoSlurp

We're grateful to the numerous sponsors and grantmaking organizations that make MN Cup's work possible. Lead sponsors of the 2019 MN Cup competition include The Cleveland Family Endowment, Bush Foundation, ECMC Foundation, ECMC Group, Carlson Family Foundation, Wells Fargo, University of Minnesota, General Mills, 3M, Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc., UnitedHealthGroup and Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development.

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