The Golden Idea Competition @ Southern Miss


The Golden Idea Competition, open to all USM students of any major on either campus, will host its final round on Thursday, November 21. Please join us to celebrate and cheer on our final 10 student teams as they pitch for the top prizes!

The competition will take place in McDonnell Auditorium (SCH 1003) in Scianna Hall. Once the guest judges have selected the final three presentations, you, the audience will then vote on first, second, and third place!

1st place: $1,000

2nd place: $500

3rd place: $250

Please make plans to attend the pitch competition on November 21st. It should be a great time and represents an important milestone in the College of Business and Economic Development's increasing commitment to entrepreneurship. Kudos to the School of Management and the Center for Economic and Entrepreneurship Education for all of their input and assistance in planning and coordinating this awesome event!

The order of presentation is:

  1. Ecogo
  2. Pro Waiter
  3. Myer’s Tutoring
  4. Poly Pole
  5. Sugar and Spice
  6. Rose
  7. Grace’s Home of Heroes
  8. Legacy Fitness
  9. Bus Stop
  10. Fulfil