Sikorsky Innovations is continuing its search for game changing ideas in the 5th Entrepreneurial Challenge. Whether your product can enhance Sikorsky's core business or create opportunities in new markets, the Entrepreneurial Challenge is used to identify future potential partners and increase collaborative efforts between technology leaders and a world leader in vertical flight solutions. Selected awardees will join an extensive network of technical experts, business mentors, strategic partners, potential customers, and experienced investors working together to Spark What's Next™.
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The Entrepreneurial Challenge is a competition held by Sikorsky Innovations to highlight and support revolutionary ideas, ventures and innovators with applications to aerospace and beyond. Sikorsky is looking for agile technology leaders across all industry domains that embody the entrepreneurial spirit, passion, and management style to complement the qualities of an established industry leader and creatively address the toughest problems in vertical flight. Individuals or teams incubating new ideas around the globe, whether working in a garage or in a Fortune 500 company are encouraged to apply.
Winners of the Entrepreneurial Challenge will have the opportunity to:
The current schedule for the 5th Entrepreneurial Challenge is as follows:
|May 14, 2014||Challenge Questions Released|
|October 3, 2014 (5PM EDT)||Application Period Ends|
|End October 2014||Final Round Contestants Notified|
|Mid-November 2014||Final Round Competition at Sikorsky|
|January 2015||Winner Notified|
The Entrepreneurial Challenge is open to any company, U.S. based or international, including newly formed and pre-revenue entities, which meet the requirements defined in the Application Kit.
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