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Have an idea? Let's make it happen. 

SaderSandbox is a series of workshops designed to help students collaborate on ideas, form teams and bring their business to the next level.  Don't have an idea? Don't worry, all you need is a passion for entrepreneurship!


Students are encouraged to join the HC Entrepreneurs Group and participate in the SaderSandbox workshop series below for complete programming.  

1) Startup Idea Sessions TBA
Jon HCEG to brainstorm and validate your startup idea with experienced entrepreneurs. *Must attend to participate in the Deep Dive.
Step one toward the Shark Tank Competition.

2) Entrepreneurship Deep Dive
January 15-19, 2018

A five-day intensive workshop to transform your idea into a fully developed business plan.  Work with alumni as you prepare for the annual Shark Tank competition. *Required to compete in the Shark Tank competition. Meet alumni venture mentors. 

3) Shark Tank Competition
February 22, 2018

Pitch your idea to a panel of alumni judges for the chance to win prize money and launch your venture with mentor guidance. *Students must have participated in the prior two workshops to compete.
Up to $12K in prize money. 

REGISTER for the


Application Deadline: Thursday, November 30, 2017 by 11:59PM

ALL Team Members MUST Regsiter Individually:

First Name:

Middle Initial:

Last Name:

Class Year:






Male    Female 


Yes    No 

Do you have any food allergies?

Campus Housing & Number:

Do you have access to a car and willing to drive if necessary?

Yes   No