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IVMF VetSmallBiz Growth Challenge

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This is more than a business plan competition, it’s an exclusive program that will identify some of the most promising veteran businesses across the country and work with them through elite coaching, collaboration, and capital infusion to bring each to new heights.


The Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University is proud to announce the VetSmallBiz Growth Challenge, developed for veteran entrepreneurs who are ready to take their business to the next level. This unique competition offers elite growth and pitch coaching prior to the competition finals. Winners will receive exposure to a distinguished judging panel, access to capital - $100K in total to be awarded – and up to three months of individualized mentorship.

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The Marcus Foundation