About

The Big Ideas Challenge is a new venture competition that encourages and celebrates students' innovative business ideas.

The Big Ideas Challenge is open to any Minnesota State Mankato student or alumnus within two years of graduating. Individual and team entries are welcome. This new venture competition gives students the opportunity to compete for money to fund their business. 

Thank you to alumnus Craig Lloyd of Lloyd Companies, BankVista, CrankyApe & Jones Metal for their generous support and donation of prize money. Thank you to All American Foods for their sponsorship of the Ag Division. 

Your donations are highly appreciated - click here to help grow more Big Ideas!