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About the Competition

Hosted by Biola University's Crowell School of Business, the Biola Startup Competition aims to foster kingdom-minded, Christ-honoring entrepreneurship across the university community and develop greater opportunities for business as ministry.

Biola Startup Competition participants will experience:

Opportunities to Build a Team

Workshops to Help Turn Your Ideas Into Reality

Expert Coaching

Cash Awards to Jump Start Your Business

“Focus on your passion. Nothing else matters.”

Blake Mycoskie, TOMS founder

Winners: 2019 Biola Startup Competition

2019 startup competition winning team ParaBrands

1st Place


2nd Place


3rd Place

Pedal on Purpose

Highlight Video

See this video for highlights from the inaugural Biola Startup Competition:

Jessica Rey: The Business of Beauty

On the Biola Hour, Jessica Rey — Advisory Board Member of Biola's Startup Competition — shares how her faith informs her business practices.