The Big Ideas Challenge is a competition that encourages innovative business ideas. Students or alumni within two years of graduating have the opportunity to compete for $18,000 in prizes to fund their business. The competition includes three divisions—Open, Agriculture/Food/Beverage, and the newly designed High-Tech Division. On Wednesday, April 12 at 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Ostrander Auditorium, come watch the showcase of ideas. Open to the public, this exciting event showcases the BIG ideas of our students. Join this annual competition either in-person or virtually and vote for your favorite to win the People’s Choice Award!