The Love’s Cup, formerly the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup, is a statewide collegiate business plan competition that simulates the real world process of researching a market, writing a business plan and making a presentation to potential investors.
Through the competition, we are proving that Oklahoma has the resources and commitment to grow more entrepreneurs who will lead future startups that will create jobs and wealth for the state.
New for the 2018 Competition:
We’ve expanded the Small Business Division to include Interviews. On February 16, each SB team will meet with an expert to help finalize their plan. For more information, SB Interviews.
All Winners will be invited to a private reception on April 26 at the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club to meet community leaders and investors from across the state.
In the 14 year history…
- Nearly 2000 college students have taken the challenge
- Awarded $1.7M in cash, $110K in scholarships and $250K in fellowships
- Produced more than 600 innovative ideas from 35 campuses statewide
- More than 35 plans have gone on to become i2E clients