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With the fourth annual Scripps Innovation Challenge just concluded, organizers are already critiquing the competition and exploring ways to make it better next year. Read More

ATHENS, Ohio (March 15, 2016)—On Monday, March 14, seven student teams earned $25,000 in prize money at the “Pitch Day” finale of the fourth annual Scripps Innovation Challenge. Read More

ATHENS, Ohio (Feb. 12, 2016)—Seven finalist teams were announced today for the 2016 Scripps Innovation Challenge, setting the stage for the teams to compete next month on Pitch Day for $25,000 in prizes. Read More

For Erica Molfetto, the Scripps Innovation Challenge offered a bigger payoff than its $25,000 prize pot. Read More

A record number of teams have registered for the 4th annual Scripps Innovation Challenge, roughly 50 percent more than last year. Read More

The 4th annual Scripps Innovation Challenge hosted a Kickoff event to over 150 interested Ohio University students in Baker University Center Ballroom on Sept. 21. Read More

ATHENS, Ohio (March 25, 2015)—Seven student teams at Ohio University walked away with $25,000 in prizes at Monday’s “Pitch Day” finale of the third annual Scripps Innovation Challenge. Team Du Monde, consisting of four international graduate students, took home a total of $15,000 in prizes. Read More

College students are learning that extracurricular experiences in college can really help them stand out and land a job. Leah Petrovich, broadcast major and 2013 alumna, used her SIC experience to get hired for her dream job. Read More

Ohio University senior Alex Harshaw, a Scripps Innovation Challenge participant and president of the Entrepreneurship Club, spent his summer in New York City as a digital media intern at DreamIt Ventures, a media/tech accelerator in Manhattan. Read More

ATHENS, Ohio (July 2, 2014)—The team EG 501 came up with an algorithm to monetize the Columbus Dispatch’s 190,000 Twitter followers through identifying communities on social media and customizing tweets to better serve existing followers. Its method landed the team of three the $10,000 first prize amount on Pitch Day of the Scripps Innovation Challenge student competition on Monday, April 21. Now two of the team members are taking their idea further. Read More

The second annual Scripps Innovation Challenge, concluded Monday, April 21 on the main campus of Ohio University in Athens when Team E.G. 501 took home the $10,000 first prize for its pitch to monetize the Columbus Dispatch’s 190,000 Twitter followers through identifying communities on social media and customizing tweets to better serve existing followers. Read More

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