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2017 MN Cup Events Schedule


Competition Schedule - For MN Cup Participants Only

MN Cup Participants Only - Application Round 

  • March 20 - 2017 Minnesota Cup Application Launch
  • April 28 - Entry deadline 11:59 p.m.
  • May 8 – Judges gain access to applications
  • May 30 - Participants are notified of first round results, semifinalists announced

MN Cup Participants Only - Semifinalist Round

  • June 7 - Semifinalist Reception at the Carlson School of Management
  • June 14 - Semifinalists paired with mentors
  • June 15 - MN Cup Semifinalist Submission Panel and Discussion host by Gray Plant Mooty
  • June 28 – MN Cup Semifinalist Program on Powerful Presentations, Pitches, and Videos hosted by Maslon LLP and Lurie, LLP
  • July 20 - Fredrikson & Byron Life Science/Health IT Division Mock Investor Pitch Event
  • July 22 & 23 - Youth Division Mentor Weekend
  • August 7 - Semifinalists submit business plans, investor presentations and videos by 12 p.m.
  • August 8 - Division Review Board Members receive written semifinalists plans
  • August 21 - 24 Judges convene to select finalists
  • August 25 - Semifinalists are notified of results and given written feedback on their plans, finalists announced 

MN Cup Participants Only - Finalist Round 


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