Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) has launched the College Innovator Fund.
Best Buy Launching College Fund
Best Buy (NYSE:BBY), the electronic retailer, has launched a new national search to find and sponsor the next big ideas in technology, sustainability, education and other related areas.
As part of the new College Innovator Fund, students can post a two-minute video depicting their innovation in the Facebook page.
The winner will get a reward of $100,000.
Stephen Gillett, Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) Digital president, said, “At Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) we understand the impact that technology and entrepreneurialism can have on our society. Students are often at the helm of this forward thinking so what better time to provide a national platform to help them introduce and support these ideas than during the back to campus season. Through Best Buy (NYSE:BBY)’s College Innovator Fund we are uncovering the next generation of innovators that will advance and improve the way we connect with the world around us”.
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