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SmartPrize 2017

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Presented by Marquette Downtown Development Authority at Downtown Marquette - Travel Marquette, Marquette MI

Mar 31 2017
Apr 09 2017
SmartPrize 2017

Science fair meets ‘Shark Tank’ in this 10-day business competition staged in downtown Marquette, Michigan. Compete for your share of over $35,000 in prizes March 31st-April 9th, 2017.

Anyone from anywhere can compete in SmartPrize.

Are you an innovator with a unique gadget or app, an entrepreneur just getting started, or a small business owner ready to grow to the next level? SmartPrize is your opportunity to showcase your innovation, start-up or expansion, show the judges and the crowd what’s so great about your idea and compete to win a share of the purse.

MINIMUM PRIZE is now $35,000 and growing…



SmartPrize event passes are available through our website to our many events including speakers, light & music show, aerialists, & more!

Exhibitor Entry Fee:  $100

Venue Entry Fee:  $100

SmartPrize Jr Entry Fee:  $10

All – Events Pass – $25

SmartPrize Awards Banquet – $35

Contact: 906-228-7749


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Downtown Marquette - Travel Marquette

117 W. Washington Street, Marquette, MI 49855

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