November 2, 2022
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SPARKING THE FIRE OF STUDENT ENTREPRENEURIAL INNOVATION THROUGH NEXT   Thomas More University scholarships and more are awarded to students participating in Square1’s program.   Hundreds […]
February 7, 2022
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SQUARE1 SEEKING HONOREE NOMINATIONS FOR 2022 HIGH SCHOOL PITCH EVENT   Thomas More University headlines the event by providing financial support to young innovators.   Each […]
March 15, 2021
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Square1 Startup Pitch Contest Open to ALL Area High School Students Square1, where ideas start and grow, is excited to announce that the 4th Annual NEXT […]
June 15, 2020
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Square1 Announces Winners of 2020 NEXT High School Pitch contest.

This year’s program saw more than 30 schools and 600 students participate in Greater Cincinnati’s region-wide innovation and work skills development program. Contest successfully moved online […]
March 19, 2020
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Coronavirus Pandemic Affects SQUARE1 Semifinals and Finals Events

Next High School Pitch contest going online and is now…PITCH MADNESS! Yet another nonprofit, SQUARE1, has been impacted by the Coronavirus. SQUARE1 had its semi-final event […]
February 12, 2020

March 8 Charity Event at Dead Low Brewing to Benefit SQUARE1

Cincinnati, OH – A recently-opened brewery in Cincinnati, Dead Low Brewing, has launched a charitable giving program, Dead Low Brew Raisings, and SQUARE1 will be a […]
February 4, 2020
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SQUARE1 Names Honorees as part of 3rd Annual High School Startup Pitch Final on April 3rd

SQUARE1, where ideas start and grow, is pleased to honor several of our community’s leaders and entrepreneurs at their 3rd Annual Startup Scholars High School Pitch […]
January 8, 2020
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St. Elizabeth’s Garren Colvin along with Journey Steel Founder Barb Smith as part of High School Startup Pitch Final on April 3, 2020.

 Sponsorships, Tables, and Seats are on sale now for the April 3rd event. SQUARE1 is seeking judges for a semi-final event on March 12, 2020. Seeking […]
December 11, 2019
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SQUARE1 Startup Scholars is proud to present the third annual Pitch Competition!

SQUARE1 High School Startup Pitch Program is in full Swing with Finals Luncheon Scheduled for April 3rd, 2020. More than a dozen new schools have been […]