The student challenge is an opportunity for interdisciplinary UT Austin student teams to address a community economic development issue, demonstrate the ability to apply research, creativity, and strategic thinking to a modern problem, and win $15,000 in cash prizes and community recognition.
The top ten teams will apply the economic development problem to a Texas community they choose in February and work together to develop an innovative solution. Students will be presenting their recommendations in the afternoon (12-5 pm). The winning team will be announced at 5:30 in the Blackstone LaunchPad space in the Flawn Academic Center.
When: Saturday, March 28, 2020
Where: Blackstone LaunchPad space, 1st floor, FAC, UT campus
For questions, please send an email to challenge at ic2 dot utexas dot edu