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Sarus Lifting gets 2nd place at CU NVC 14 Championship Competition 2021

On April 13, 2021, Sarus Lifting had the opportunity to compete with over 130 startups to pitch their company at CU Boulder's New Venture Challenge competition. The Sarus team took 2nd place and was awarded $46,000 in cash and investments. They will use these funds to trial prototypes with initial users and refine their value proposition.

About the New Venture Challenge

Established in 2009, the New Venture Challenge (NVC) program has been known as CU Boulder's entrepreneurial "flight simulator." NVC connects startups to the Boulder community to support, mentor, and fund innovative ideas. Boulder is one of the best places to launch startups because it resides at the intersection of a top research university, and an internationally recognized startup community.

In 2020, NVC was awarded Top 20 Largest Collegiate Entrepreneurship Competitions.

You can learn more about NVC here.

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