Watch the 2016 Launch Finalist Pitches

The 8 Finalists were chosen to compete on stage at Kresge Auditorium amongst 180 applicants and 50 semi-finalist teams. They each received mentorship and $10,000 to put towards their ventures.  The listed awards below were given out after the final pitches on May 11th. All prizes are awarded as non-dilutive grant funding. 

  • 100K Grand Prize: Astraeus Technologies
  • 5K Audience Choice Prize: Spyce
  • 10K Thomson Reuters Data Prize: Hive Maritime & Swift Calc (Semi-finalist)
  • 10K Booz Allen Hamilton Analytics Prize: Revive Med (Semi-finalist)