STUDENTS: Win up to $100,000 to start your internet or software technology business.


  • BEST Competition Promotional Video

    Turn your idea into a company and launch your future! Watch the new IU BEST Competition video to learn more.

  • August, 20 1014 Plan to improve hearing aids, prosthetics wins IU business grad $100,000 BEST prize

    2012 BEST Winners

    Learn more about the results of the first annual Aspiring Entrepreneur Program.

  • October 4, 2013: Social Mixer, 12:00-2:00 pm, Info West Lobby

    BEST Competition Social Mixer Announcement

  • BEST winner, Campus Protein, keeps growing

    Campus Protein, one of the winners of the initial BEST competition, is thriving. Campus Protein now offers its products on more than 100 campuses nationwide and has more than 250 sales people. It has launched a new website and is active on social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. It has also launched a successful private label, Fuel. Sales are up 500% year-to-year.

    Will your company be the next Campus Protein? 

  • May 2, 2013: The Big Ten Network highlights IU's BEST Competition on BTN LiveBig Indiana

    IND BTNLiveBigBESTvignette from TeamWorks Media on Vimeo.