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Discover Sponsors $25,000 Award to Support Next Wave of Fintech Leaders; Discover to mentor University of Chicago students as part of Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation competition

Nov 21, 2019 - Business Wire
Partnership Announcement

Discover and the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago have announced that Discover will sponsor a $25,000 prize as part of the 2019-20 Edward L. Kaplan '71, New Venture Challenge (NVC).

The financial prize will be awarded to one fintech startup that is a finalist of the NVC, a year-long, intensive business launch competition. The NVC is a top university accelerator program in the country that provides early-stage ventures access to funding, mentors...