The 2017 Shark Tank Competition has two Divisions…
- CVCC students;
- High School students. We work with individual high schools to establish Shark Tank events for their schools, as well as advisors and counselors to accept candidates.
Applications are now open and can be downloaded here: » Shark Tank Business Idea Proposal Form (PDF). Deadline for submission March 22. Applications should be scanned and emailed to Jeff Neuville at firstname.lastname@example.org or Gary Muller at email@example.com. Contact CVCC's Small Business Center at 828-327-7000, ext. 4117 if you have questions.
You will receive an email confirming your entry, so please make sure your contact information is on your entry prior to submission.
The CVCC student Shark Tank final event will be held at CVCC's Corporate Development Center.
High Schools: The first round we recommend be hosted at the sponsoring school. The final competition will be held on CVCC's Main Campus in early May.
There are no limits to how many students can enter. We will work with individual high schools on their school competition with winners participating in a Finals event held on the CVCC Main Campus.
The top three winners in each category receive cash awards.
Confidence in their own creativity.
Presentation and communication skills
Addition to their academic or business portfolio
Recognition for their participation
High Schools students have the ability to compete against other high schools
Cash prizes for the winners