The Synergy Jumpstart Award was founded by two former Archbishop O’Leary graduates. Their goal is to give back to the school that gave them so much as well as to support young entrepreneurs.
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS COMPETITION STYLE FINANCIAL AWARD YOU MUST COMPLETE THE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS LISTED BELOW. A BASIC BUSINESS PITCH DECK WILL BE THE FOCUS OF YOUR APPLICATION. IF SELECTED TO BE A FINALIST YOU WILL COMPETE IN AN EVENT STRUCTURED LIKE THE TV SHOW ‘SHARK TANK,’ WHERE YOU WILL PRESENT FOR 5-10 MINUTES TO A PANEL OF SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS FOLLOWED BY A Q&A PERIOD.