Time Line

Important Events and Milestones

  • 15 July 2018

    Submissions Due

    Individuals and teams interested in entering Season Three must register online for the competition and submit their preliminary Idea by 15 July 2018.

    COMPLETED
  • End of July 2018

    Semi-Finalists Announced & The Idea Development Process Begins

    The judges and organizers will meet to review the submissions and choose the best ideas to move on to the semi-finals.Semi-finalists will continue developing their Ideas and designing their proposals. A group of mentors and guest speakers will provide valuable resources to assist in the process.

  • 31 December 2018

    Semi-finalists Submit Materials

    Full proposals are due on December 31st, 2018. The finalists will then be chosen by a panel of judges from the veterinary community based on the submitted proposals.

  • January 2018

    Idea Finalists Announced

    The teams with the top three ideas will be announced. Finalist teams will start preparing to pitch their Ideas live at SAVMA 2019 in Georgia.

  • March 2019

    Live Finals: 2019 SAVMA Symposium, University of Georgia

    Finalists will compete by presenting their Ideas live to a panel of veterinary industry experts during a blowout event at the 2019 SAVMA conference. Cash prizes totaling $17500 will be awarded to assist the winning teams in funding the ongoing development of their ideas.

  • The Real
    Innovating
    Begins!