What is Megawatt Ventures?


An annual cleantech business competition for university student teams to compete for a $50,000 prize to launch and grow their cleantech innovations into a successful business!



Sponsored by the University of Central Florida and OUC, MegaWatt Ventures provides essential funding and mentorship to support the commercialization and success of cleantech innovations developed by University students.  Ten promising cleantech startups will be selected to compete for a

$50,000 Prize

and a chance to be selected to receive additional support from our sponsors and partners for integration and scale-up.  

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How To apply 

Applications will available online in March 2019 and will require a business model canvas and executive summary.  All applicants must have significant student involvement and be developing a cleantech innovation with commercial potential.  

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Megawatt Ventures is a program funded by the University of Central Florida and OUC.