Cannabis Start-Uup Competition

Cannabis is one of the fastest-growing industries in the US and is expanding all around the world. Since 2017, the BU alumni-founders of Green Lion Partners have sponsored an annual start-up competition for BU Terriers who are developing innovative ancillary companies within this industry.

Details about the 2020-21 Cannabis Start-Up Competition will be announced in fall 2020.



  • At least one team member must be a current BU student or a BU alumni 
  • The idea/company must be ancillary; those that support the cannabis industry but do not come directly in contact with the plant. They include things like software, services, accessories, agricultural products, etc.