Cash prizes in six figures were at stake for students competing in the Miller NVC Final hosted by the Rollins Center.
Led by SimpleCitizen, five BYU startups came out on top at the annual Utah Entrepreneur Challenge.
The Utah Startup Marketplace hosted by the Rollins Center connected students with local startups.
The title of 2015 Student Entrepreneur of the Year and over $16,000 was awarded last week by the Rollins Center.
Student-run companies gained experience and a share of $21,000 at the Business Model Competition.
BYU students won a total of $15,800 in cash prizes at the Mobile App Competition hosted by the Rollins Center.
Students demonstrated their innovation talents by participating in the Big Idea Pitch competition during Entrepreneurship Week.
BYU’s undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs were ranked No. 4 and No. 7, respectively.
Many business schools are not teaching MBAs to create new businesses, according to two of BYU's innovation gurus.
Student teams receive coaching from veteran entrepreneurs at the competition sponsored by the Rollins Center at BYU.