SmartPrize Innovator and Entrepreneur Competition

  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

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What’s Your Big Idea? SmartPrize Jr. is open to children ages 6-12 years old and offers the opportunity for the smallest creators to exhibit big ideas or inventions. It’s Show

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What’s New for 2017

  When:  March 31 – April 9, 2017   Where: Marquette, Michigan   What’s new for 2017:   Networking and speaking events nightly Judging on final Sunday, April 9 followed

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Where are they now? Checking up on our 2016 winners.

      Building an Agricultural Economy- Growth Award Ishpeming’s Partridge Creek Farm raked in the Growth Award, garnering $7,500 cash and $10,000 in advertising credit from Eagle Radio. The

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Become a SmartPrize Venue

Register by March 15, 2017. Bring attention to your business by drawing SmartPrize spectators from around the Midwest. As a SmartPrize Venue, you will be included on the SmartPrize Map

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Become a SmartPrize Exhibitor

Bring attention to your product or business concept or expansion plans. Put your idea in front of investors and business experts, along with spectators from around the Midwest. As an

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Plan Your Trip

  Book a Marquette County hotel and enjoy special SmartPrize and SmartSummit nightly rates between March 31 and April 10, 2017. Be sure to specify “SmartPrize Rate.”      Dine  

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