The Alumni New Venture Challenge (ANVC) is the track of the Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge supporting all University of Chicago alumni who are in the process of launching early-stage ventures. The Polsky Center is running the ANVC in six regions: Midwest , East Coast, West Coast, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. Top finalist teams from each region will compete for $100,000 in investment during the finals event in Chicago.
The ANVC application deadline is January 9, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. CT (no exceptions). Application will be live in October 2023.