The competition challenges students to invent sustainable products or develop sustainable business solutions and present them to a panel of Walmart executives, suppliers, and environmental organizations.
Registration: Students or school faculty/administrators are invited to complete the intent to compete form to indicate their intent to field a team in the 2011 Walmart Challenge.
Forms must be completed by November 1, 2010. The person listed on the form will assume responsibilities as the “main contact” for their chapter/university.
“Develop your business idea and present it at JumpStart's annual meeting in Cleveland on October 26, or to the WalMart Better Living Business Plan Challenge in Bentonville, AR on April 21.
Send an email to RobertC@UAkron.edu to indicate your interest and get help with your plan. Time is of the essence: all undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.