Bobcat Seed Fund
About the Bobcat Seed Fund
The Bobcat Seed Fund is a limited pool of money available within the Center for Entrepreneurship for grants to students or student teams who have identified a business opportunity or, preferably, have started a business already and can demonstrate several important things:
- Team: A talented founder or team of founders who can demonstrate commitment, relevant experience and skill sets, and passion for their business idea or proposal
- Business Description: A clear and concise statement of the business opportunity and idea
- Value Proposition: A compelling statement of the business “value proposition.” Why should a customer buy this particular good or service? What is the unique or differentiating benefit to the target customer or market?
- Use of Funds: What is the proposed use of funds and what objectives would the money, goods or services help the team achieve? Examples might be legal or accounting services; creation of a prototype; or software development