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SAVE THE DATE!  2019 OutdoorWeber Will Take Place on March 20 - 23, 2019


MEET YOUR 2018 OUTDOOR WEBER CONTEST WINNERS - CONGRATULATIONS!

 

GRAND PRIZE: $30,000



Jordan Vanderham & Jared Seifert
Grand Valley State University
Orindi Mask
pc: @imageandfilm

SECOND PLACE: $7,500


Katarina Samardzija
Grand Valley State University
Locker Lifestyle
pc: @imageandfilm

THIRD PLACE: $5,000


Kyle Moore, Cody Merrill & Parker Atkinson
Utah State University
LIMID
pc: @imageandfilm

HONORABLE MENTION:


Zach Skoheim
Grand Valley State University
Trail Tracker
pc: @NikiTonks

 

Events

INNOVATION EXPO

FRIDAY  - 3.23.18
1-2 p.m.: Networking |
REGISTER NOW
NOON - 7p.m.: Expo | FREE | Union Station

LECTURES

MARCUS LEMONIS

Star of TV's "The Profit" & Entrepreneur 
3.23.18  | Union Station  | 5:30-7 p.m.
FREE | Must register in advance

SPONSORS

Camping World Holdings & 30+ others!

CONTACT US

MENTORS

See the latest mentors who will work on-on-one with the students to progress their ideas!


CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR TEN (10) OUTDOOR WEBER FINALISTS!


 

Haley Bennion:
Utah State University

Jayson Boren, Tate Floyd,
Adam Hubert:

Utah State University

Parker Eakin:
Brigham Young University

Luciano Hernandez:
Grand Valley State University

Mike McQueen, Scott Harris, Bradley Cunningham:
Brigham Young University

Kyle Moore:
Utah State University

Colton Mouritsen:
Weber State University

Katarina Samardzija:
Grand Valley State University

 

Zach Skogheim:
Grand Valley State University

Jordan Vanderham:
Grand Valley State University

 


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WHAT IS OUTDOOR WEBER?

Outdoor Weber is an IDEA ONLY competition with the chance to win $45,000. That's right, no need for a product, business plan, prototype or anything concrete.  Just a clever outdoor inspired idea and a compelling 90-second pitch video. How do you create a great pitch? Check out our 7 Tips for the Perfect 90-Second Pitch!

WHAT DATES SHOULD I KNOW?

Video submissions: 1.14.19 -1.30.19
Voting: 2.1.19 - 2.15.19
Semi-finals: The top 25 votes and 10 judge selections from 10 different U.S. regions
Finals: 
Judges choose the top ten
On-site development: 3.20.19 - 3.23.19.
Final Pitch: 3.22.19
Play (snow/ski) day: 3.23.19

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE? 

Submit your ever-so-clever outdoor product/service idea here (between 1.14.19 - 1.30.19) and promote it like crazy to get into the top 25. 
If you have questions, please contact our director, Brandon Stoddard.

 

2019 TIMELINE

1.14.19

VIDEO SUBMISSION OPEN

1.30.19

VIDEO SUBMISSION CLOSED

2.1.19

VOTING BEGINS

2.15.19

VOTING ENDS

2.25.19

FINALISTS  NOTIFIED

3.20.19 - 3.23.19

ON-SITE COMPETITION

 

THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS & SPONSORS

 

TITLE & PLATINUM SPONSOR:


  


FINANCIAL SPONSORS


   Atomic Salomon Suunto   


PRODUCT, SERVICE & IN-KIND SPONSORS


          Arc'Teryx                                              

 

 


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