What can I win?

SS & SC verticalTHE PERLMAN GRAND PRIZE

  • $30,000 prize
  • $10,000 in legal services
  • $5,000 in accounting/strategy services

The Perlman Prize is made possible by a generous endowed donation from Ellen Hanson Perlman and Richard E. Perlman (W’68). The contribution represents the largest endowed gift to the Startup Showcase and will provide funding in perpetuity.

SECOND PRIZE

  • $15,000 prize
  • $10,000 in legal services
  • $5,000 in accounting/strategy services

THIRD PRIZE

  • $10,000 prize
  • $10,000 in legal services
  • $5,000 in accounting/strategy services

The Michelson People’s Choice Award

  • $3,000 prize, chosen by audience acclaim

Provided through the generous donation of Platinum Sponsor The Gary and Alya Michelson Foundations.

The Frederick H. Gloeckner Award for Best Undergraduate Team

  • $10,000 prize, awarded to the highest-ranking undergraduate team in the Startup Showcase. At least 50% of the team must be made up of Penn undergraduate students.

Provided through the generous donation of the Frederick H. Gloeckner Fund.

Social Impact Prize

  • $10,000 prize, awarded to the highest-ranking team in the Startup Showcase with a social impact venture