Diverse Minds. Unlimited Solutions.

Daniels is holding the eighth annual Inclusive Excellence Business Case Competition on April 21, 2017. The initiative connects diverse students and selects companies committed to inclusive excellence. As one of the country's few business case competitions surrounding diversity, the Inclusive Excellence Business Case Competition allows students to apply critical thinking and knowledge about diversity to real-world problems facing the participating companies.

Watch here for more information about the case competition format:

The competition has three main goals:

  • Engage in thought leadership and development between business and education.
  • Recognize corporate partners who are innovators in the area of inclusion.
  • Fundraising for inclusive excellence scholarships and activities.

Benefits to students include:

  • The opportunity to tackle a current issue around inclusive excellence, which is a strategic imperative for a participating company.
  • Résumés of selected team members are presented to the participating companies for internship and job consideration.
  • Team members gain exclusive access to select executives from the participating companies.

Scholarship opportunities (per team):

  • 1st place: $6,000
  • 2nd place: $4,000
  • 3rd place: $2,000

Inclusive Excellence Case Competition 2016

2016 Inclusive Excellence Case Competition Sponsor


2016 Participating Companies

  • Level3 Communications
  • TIAA Cref
  • 9 News

Congratulations to the 2016 Case Competition Winners

  • J. Ivan Hernandez
  • Anna Palissa
  • Anastasia Rotenberg
  • Michal Tesfamariam

To Sponsor, Participate or For More Information Contact:

Cody Sherrod, Manager, Student Engagement, Daniels College of Business, 303.871.3048