Arkansas Governor’s Cup Competition Awards

Sponsored by Delta Plastics, the Arkansas Governor’s Cup 2018 cash prize pool is $154,000, one of the largest cash prize pools on the national collegiate business plan competition circuit.
 
Award
Undergraduate
Graduate
Faculty Advisor
1st Place – Overall
$25,000
$25,000
$2,000 (for both graduate and undergraduate teams)
2nd Place – Overall
$15,000
$15,000
$2,000 (for both graduate and undergraduate teams)
3rd Place – Overall
$10,000
$10,000
$2,000 (for both graduate and undergraduate teams)
Elevator Pitch
$2,000
$2,000
 
Semi-Finalist ($1,000 to each of the 12 undergraduate semi-finalist and 6 graduate finalist teams advancing to Oral Presentations)
$12,000
$6,000
 
Innovation Division
$5,000
$5,000
 
Agriculture Division
First Place:       $5,000
Second Place: $3,000