TYE University

Program in its 3rd year, over 30 teams, 100 students, 15 GA universities & 40 mentors participated. Ongoing mentorship/funding introductions, survey results reveal over 90% satisfaction of the overall program.

2017 Competition Key Deadlines:

Nomination Form Due:
01/20/2017 (Extended Deadline)

"Q7" Form Due:
1/20/2017

Qualifying Round:
2/25/2017

Final Competition:
4/29/2017 (TiECon SE)



TYE Testimonials




Final Competition Recap

TYE U Highlighted on the Dana Barrett Show

“To enhance the learning objectives of university students in Georgia through the creation and presentation of business plans for startup and new small business ventures...so that they aspire to become entrepreneurs”


The Stats

3 Years in the making (YOU will continue the legacy with year 4)
Partnership with SBDC & Georgia State University
Over 40 teams, 150 students, 17 GA universities
50 mentors/coaches engaged
Ongoing mentorship/funding introductions
Over 90% satisfaction with program

Thanks to our amazing TYE U Co-Chairs

Steve Cook
Fortune CMO
MBA from Penn State






Eric Ensor
Principal
Quiet Water Associates

Dr. Benn Konsynski
Goizueta Biz School
Digital commerce expert






Dr. Paul Lopez
TYEU Founder
EVP Element Funding

Ron Simmons
District Director
UGA Small Business Development Center (SBDC)


TYE U program is co-sponsored with which has a presence across GA (and nationally) on college campuses.

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