HBS New Venture Competition
2021 Alumni New Venture Competition
Application Deadline: January 11, 2021
12pm EST (Boston time) 
Are you an innovator or early stage entrepreneur? The HBS Club of Shanghai invites you to participate in this year’s HBS New Venture Competition. The competition starts at the regional level in the Asia-Pacific Region, after which the winner will advance to the global finals with a chance to win over $100,000 in cash prizes!

The HBS Club of Shanghai NVC Committee will select the top applications to pitch their ventures to our panel of judges at the New Venture Regional Competition on February 27. 
Benefits of participating:
  • Opportunity to claim the 2021 HBS Asia-Pacific Regional NVC Championship and awards
  • Receive valuable feedback on your business plan and presentation
  • Meet and present to renowned investors
  • Meet other Asia-Pacific entrepreneurs & potential HBS mentors
  • Chance to move onto the Global Competition and win $75,000 for 1st prize, $25,000 for 2nd prize or $5,000 "Crowd Favorite"
  • Select ventures may also be considered for the new $10,000 Tough Tech Prize. 
Key Dates:
Monday, January 11 | 12 noon EST (Boston time) 
Application Submission Deadline

Friday, January 29
Asia-Pacific Regional Finalists announced

Saturday, February 27
Asia-Pacific Regional Competition Round held

Monday, March 1
Global Finalists are notified and invited to pitch at the NVC live event

Tuesday, March 30
HBS New Venture Competition Finale – Global Final Rounds 

For more information, visit the HBS Club of Shanghai.

For additional contest details and application information please visit the HBS Alumni New Competition website.

Contact 1: Yanyan Gong  yanyan@hbsclubshanghai.org 
Contact 2: Alan Zong  zonghaoalan@gmail.com
Contact 3: Peter Chen  zchen@mba2018.hbs.edu