The 2018-19 MBA Blockchain Venture Competition

Applications open now through October 30th, 2018

Participate to:

  • Ideate an Ethereum-based product or business idea
  • Win prize money of $3,000/winning team
  • Gain the opportunity to present to ConsenSys Labs
  • Interview for internship or full time roles at ConsenSys
  • Interact with industry leading blockchain experts to boost your pitch development
  • Join a network of like-minded student teams

Team Work

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The 2018-2019 competition is only open to current students of the 14 participating schools below (those enrolled or enrolling in 2018).
  • Participating teams should be composed of students only.
  • Participating teams must consist of at least 3 students, with at least 1 being an MBA student
  • Teams can include both undergrad and grad students
  • Team members should all be students from the same institution, but interdisciplinary groups are welcome (Engineering, Design, Law, Medical, and other programs on campus are encouraged to be part of your team)

Taking Notes

For this year’s launch of the program, the competition will be open to the following institutions listed below. To apply or for questions regarding your participation, please reach out to your campus coordinator linked in the logos below.

For participating schools, see the timeline below. If your institution is not listed as a participating partner, please email mbaventure@consensys.net to discuss partnership for next year’s program.

Competition Timeline

Oct 30th, 2018 5pm EST

Application deadline

End of Nov 2018

Teams accepted for mentorship notified

Jan 31st, 2019 5pm EST

Teams re-submit decks for acceptance into final phase

Beg of March 2019

Finalist teams notified

March 30th, 2019

Final Pitch Day