The 2015 winners for the Accelerate St. Louis Challenge are:
$5,000 Bright Futures Minority – EasyTork
$5,000 Commerce Bank Mosaic Award – MagBiosense
$5,000 Bright Futures Veterans – Scoville & Company
$5,000 Bright Futures Female – Tallyfy
$20,000 – Rovertown
$30,000 – EasyTork
$50,000 – MagBiosense
Startup Connection is excited to again partner with the Accelerate St. Louis Challenge. After completing several rounds of the competition, the 19 Challenge Finalists join the Venture Showcase at Startup Connection, and Accelerate awards the Challenge cash prizes during the Awards Ceremony.
**Please note: Participating in the Challenge is a separate activity from Startup Connection. Make sure you register in the Spring to participate in all stages of the Challenge.
The Accelerate St. Louis Challenge is a challenge for the best local startups. The reward: No-strings-attached cash, top-tier professional services, new office space, and an opportunity to compete in front of St. Louis’ startup community. With some of the biggest sponsors and best prize packages, the Accelerate St. Louis Challenge highlights local entrepreneurs, helps them develop their venture and rewards the best-of-the-best in an all-out public celebration. In 2015, the Challenge added “application tracks”, including: biosciences, education, financial technology, information technology, manufacturing and products/services. For more information on the Challenge, and how to participate in the competition, go to: http://acceleratestlouis.org/challenge/