Past Winners

Idea Awarded
OneBowl

OneBowl

The OneBowl is a microwave-safe single serving bowl with a built-in strainer and a snap-on lid.

Justin Herd Learn More
$5,000
Ambrose - A Collaborative Design & Print Lab

Ambrose - A Collaborative Design & Print Lab

Ambrose is a collaborative design & print lab that is productive by day and instructional by night.

Adam Weiler Learn More
$5,000
Crowd Funding for Scholarships - FundScholars.org

Crowd Funding for Scholarships - FundScholars.org

Fund Scholars is a crowd funding platform for college scholarships whose goal is to disrupt the student debt game.

Nathan Cahill Learn More
$5,000
My Great Lake

My Great Lake

Show the world our appreciation for the Great Lakes and all they represent through lake-specific gear and events.

Kylen Blom Learn More
$2,000
Hey! Grand Rapids!  Let’s Eat!!!

Hey! Grand Rapids!  Let’s Eat!!!

A web show featuring the great ethnic restaurants and diverse cultures in GR that challenges you to check them out.

Corey Ruffin Learn More
$3,000
Super Awesome Brewing Co-op

Super Awesome Brewing Co-op

I want to create a super awesome brewer’s co-op/ taproom to teach brewing, beer knowledge, and serve amazing beer.

Dallas McCulloch Learn More
$5,000
2012 West Michigan Culinary & Artisan Skill Series

2012 West Michigan Culinary & Artisan Skill Series

A year long program of cooking classes, artisan skill workshops, seminars and trips featuring local teachers & experts.

Molly Clauhs Learn More
$2,500
Rag Trade GR

Rag Trade GR

Rag Trade; (noun, slang) informally the clothing/garment industry, a one-stop source for fashion information in GR.

Jerrad Matthew Learn More
$2,500
Cleaning with Kindness

Cleaning with Kindness

Steve Frazee
$5,000
The 599 Club

The 599 Club

Jon Bell
$5,000
Uptown Kitchen

Uptown Kitchen

Kelly LeCoy
$5,000
Mull-It-Over

Mull-It-Over

Bruce Burgess
$3,000
Easy Crutch

Easy Crutch

Mick Hanna
$1,000
Compression Bee Hive Frame

Compression Bee Hive Frame

William Stewart
$1,000
Weather Collage

Weather Collage

AJ Paschka
$5,000
Fire & Knife

Fire & Knife

Brian Gerrity
$2,000
Grand Rapids Walking Tours App

Grand Rapids Walking Tours App

Joshua Leo
$750
Fashionation

Fashionation

Perian Olson
$750
Dave’s Great GREEN Tomato Cage

Dave’s Great GREEN Tomato Cage

Dave Schemmel
$750
Upside Down Movie Nights

Upside Down Movie Nights

Steve Zaagman
$750
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