University of Southern Indiana


Eagle Innovation Business Model Competition (BIZCOM) is a business idea competition, designed to solicit innovative business ideas from the greater USI community and connect those ideas to teams, mentors, and resources to develop your business model. Each team must consist of at least one USI student.

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Winners of BIZCOM will receive funding for their business ideas:


$15,000 for 1st Place

$10,000 for 2nd Place

$5,000 for 3rd Place

$2,500 for highest placing "Student Only: Team

Reference Materials

Reference Material:  The Ten Types of Innovaiton Reference Material:  Why the Lean Start-Up Changes Everything

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