University Partners

Community Partners


Texas Research and Technology Foundation & Texas Technology Development Center – founding sponsor of the 100K and Big Rowdy Idea Competition. Provides funding for prizes, mentoring and one-on-one coaching to CITE teams and helps them with fundraising, management and strategy.


Geekdom – provides one year of free, shared office space for the winners of the competition.


The Whittington Group – provides PR and marketing services to winners of the competition.


San Antonio Technology Center – provides office space for the winners of the competition.


Strasburger & Price – provides in-kind services to the winners of the competition related to incorporation.


Humphries Medical Media – provides professional photography and video services to the winners of the competition.


Targeted Technology Fund – provides funding for the winner of the competition.


SA Tech Boosters – provides mentors for all of the teams participating in the competition every semester to help students with their business model and projects. It is a volunteer organization dedicated to helping technology-driven start-ups and entrepreneurs in the greater San Antonio area succeed.


80/20 Foundation – provides resources for the center’s operations and programs.


San Antonio Economic Development Corporation – Official sponsor of UTSA CITE’s Big Rowdy Idea Business Model Competition.


Velocity TX – Provides in-kind business acceleration services to the winners of the competitions.