Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition

Upcoming Important Dates

Free preparatory workshop series: 2019 dates TBA
Intent to compete deadline: The 2019 deadline has passed.

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Rick Sontag

Rick SontagAlumnus Rick Sontag created the Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition with his $1 million gift to the University in 2011. Read more about Rick's donation in this NevadaToday Article. The endowment created by the gift funds the award in perpetuity. The award is a single prize of $50,000, given at the end of each spring semester to the winner of the competition, which takes place throughout the academic school year.

Contact Us

Contact Richard Bartholet (0024)

Sontag Competition Director

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-6878

Fax (775) 784-1773

Ansari Business Building, 402