Prizes

SVIC prizes

Winners of the 2018 Final Round
will receive exciting benefits and prizes totaling over $65,000! 

STUDENT TRACK

  • 1st Prize - $5,000 cash PLUS
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • A one-year Steward membership provided by NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary student registration to the annual conference (valued at $235)
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review
  • 2nd Prize - $3,000 cash PLUS
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • A one-year Steward membership provided by NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary student registration to the annual conference (valued at $235)
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review
  • 3rd Prize - $2,000 cash PLUS
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • A one-year Steward membership provided NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary student registration to the annual conference (valued at $235)
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review

Cash prizes are intended to provide investment to a social venture, to help fund its establishment and/or growth, or to help winning students further their education around concepts related to social ventures.

COMMUNITY TRACK

  • 1st Prize - $10,000 cash PLUS
    • Legal services from Pierce Atwood, a leading New England law firm. These hours can be banked and reserved for future use or used immediately depending on the needs of the respective businesses or emerging businesses (valued at $4920)
    • A one-year Social Entrepreneur membership provided by NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary registration to the annual NHBSR conference (valued at $470)
    • A one-year membership provided by NH Tech Alliance (valued at $350+)
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • Team (up to 5 team members) will be treated to a business dinner with UNH alumnus, Erik Dodier, Co-founder & CEO of PixelMEDIA. A leading expert in strategic marketing, digital communications and e-commerce, Eric has spent the last 25 years building a thriving business with a national footprint, advising leading companies such as Stonewall Kitchen, Vibram, Ecco, BCBG, Brahmin, Cole Haan, Brookstone, and The Company Store. During dinner, Erik will take a deep dive on the team's social venture and share his advice on helping take the team's idea from concept to reality. This is a rare opportunity to sit down with a seasoned mentor and entrepreneur at the One Hundred Club in Portsmouth, New England’s premier Private Club which caters to Seacoast’s business leaders and offers top notch hospitality in a comfortable setting surrounded by breathtaking views of historic, downtown Portsmouth, NH.
    • A case of premium Astrolite Smooth 80 lb. text paper 8.5x11 for letterhead and 1000 blank #10 business envelopes provided by Monadnock Paper (valued at $500) 
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review
  • 2nd Prize - $5,000 cash PLUS
    • Legal services from Pierce Atwood, a leading New England law firm. These hours can be banked and reserved for future use or used immediately depending on the needs of the respective businesses or emerging businesses (valued at $4920)
    • A one-year Social Entrepreneur membership provided by NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary registration to the annual NHBSR conference (valued at $470)
    • A one-year membership provided by NH Tech Alliance (valued at $350+)
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review
  • 3rd Prize - $2,500 cash PLUS
    • Legal services from Pierce Atwood, a leading New England law firm. These hours can be banked and reserved for future use or used immediately depending on the needs of the respective businesses or emerging businesses (valued at $4920)
    • A one-year Social Entrepreneur membership provided by NH Businesses for Social Responsibility and one complimentary registration to the annual NHBSR conference (valued at $470)
    • A one-year membership provided by NH Tech Alliance (valued at $350+)
    • A one-year Start-up / Entrepreneur membership provided by the New Hampshire Clean Tech Council (valued at $250)
    • A one-year subscription to New Hampshire Business Review

** All 8 Finalists in the Community Track will receive a NH Tech Alliance Membership (valued at $350+)

Cash prizes are intended to provide investment to a social venture, to help fund its establishment and/or growth.