Applications for the 2024 competition are open!

The 3rd Annual UGA Venture Prize Competition sponsored by Floor & Decor will take place on Thursday, February 22, 2024 at Studio 225, the Student Center for Entrepreneurship, in Athens, Georgia. Student entrepreneurs all from the University of Georgia will pitch their business and/or idea for 1st place prize of $10,000, 2nd place prize of $5,000, and 3rd place prize of $2,500.

There is no limit on the type of business eligible to apply.

Dates & Deadlines

Application Deadline:
Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Finalists Announced (if necessary):
Monday, February 19, 2024

Competition Day:
Thursday, February 22, 2024

Past Winners


Thryft Ship, Ox Sox, F&T Results, now Property Shield


Gently Soap, Thryft Ship, Chiktopia

3rd Annual UGA Venture Prize Competition

Thursday, February 22, 2024

Studio 225
225 W Broad St
Athens, GA 30601

The UGA Venture Prize Competition is sponsored by Floor & Decor.