The 2nd annual Sweetwater County Start-Up Challenge (SCSC) will be launch on August 21, 2023. SCSC is supported through the University of Wyoming’s IMPACT 307, Western Wyoming Community College, Rock Springs Chamber of Commerce, Rock Springs Main Street URA and numerous local community partners. In IMPACT 307’s (formerly known as the WTBC) history, 309 businesses have been launched. Over half of those have been from local startup challenges. IMPACT 307 is very excited to be introducing this new regional startup challenge to help entrepreneurs in Sweetwater County thrive!
The Sweetwater County Start-Up Challenge seeks to catalyze innovative and scalable Wyoming startup businesses and provide the opportunity to apply for seed money to take the business past concept stage and into real-world first article builds and initial sales. The competition is also open to early stage businesses which will propel significant growth in Wyoming’s economic ecosystem. The competition will identify Winning Finalists who receive a portion of a seed fund. The seed fund size is currently being determined. Watch the 2022 Challenge HERE!