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Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is here to help Penn students interested in entrepreneurship & innovation find their unique path and career.

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Congratulations to the winners of the
2021 Venture Lab Startup Challenge!

THE PERLMAN GRAND PRIZE
3 Cor Bio

Ricky Pati, C’21, W’21

RUNNER-UP
Coverforce
Cyrus Karai, WG’21

INNOVATION AWARD
Felix
Bernardo Garcia, G’21, WG’21; Manuel Godoy, WG’21

LAUNCH AWARD
Lumify Care
Anthony Scarpone-Lambert, NU’21, GR’24; Jennifferre Mancillas

THE ROBERT S. BLANK NEW VENTURE COLLABORATION AWARD
Altrui Rx
Sourish Jasti, W’24; Justin Zhang, ENG’24; Joe Kakkis, C’21; Shreya Kavuru; Rahul Kavuru

THE FREDERICK H. GLOECKNER AWARD FOR BEST UNDERGRADUATE TEAM
3 Cor Bio
Ricky Pati, C’21, W’21

THE JACOBSON SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
Critical Health Information Integration Network (Chiin)
Feyisope Eweje, M’23; Feyisayo Eweje; Ebube Chuba

THE AI FOR BUSINESS AWARD
Felix
Bernardo Garcia, G’21, WG’21; Manuel Godoy, WG’21

WEISS TECH HOUSE AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD
Rinsalt
Isaac Kalapos, ENG’21; Kevin Leeb, ENG’21; Cristian Constantin, ENG’21, GEN’21

#entrePENNeur Stories

Scaling an Omnichannel Fulfillment Strategy

Guiding entrepreneurs making the transition from a successful startup to a large enterprise.

ConnectED In A Crisis

This UPenn Startup is Keeping Us Together When It Matters Most

OnStar for the Blind

Karl Ulrich sits down with Wharton alum Yuja Chang to discuss his product Aira

LaunchPad on Sirius XM Channel 132, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School

Listen to Karl Ulrich, Vice Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, as he interviews today’s leading entrepreneurs and innovators.

WAFFA: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs at Penn

The mission of the organization is clear, to accelerate the success of Wharton women founders and funders.

Penn Students Explore India’s Startup Ecosystem

A new Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship program gives juniors hands-on experience with the nation’s emerging businesses.

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Philadelphia

entrepreneurship@wharton.upenn.edu
215-898-4856

Hamilton Village, Suite 250
220 S. 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

San Francisco

entrepreneurshipSF@wharton.upenn.edu
415-267-6300

Wharton San Francisco
2 Harrison Street
San Francisco, CA 94105