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14th Annual Social Responsibility Case Competition at UW Tacoma


14th Annual Milgard School of Business Case Competition Undergraduate Case Competition on CSR

Friday, January 31, 2020 (2021 Event Details STAY TUNED)


The Milgard School of Business hosts an annual student case competition that is open to all undergraduate business students at the University of Washington Tacoma. Teams of four students are given a case on Friday morning and have 72 hours to study, analyze, research and develop their solution and recommendations for a panel of judges.  Teams have 10 minutes to present their recommendation, and 10 minutes to respond to questions from the judges.

Not from UWT? Go to the Milgard Invitational Case Competition page.

2020 Competition Dates for the UWT-only competition

  • Fall quarter - Reserve 1 of the 9 team slots
  • Wednesday, December 4 - Team registration deadline by 7:00 a.m.
  • Friday, January 24 - Cases distributed at 8:00 a.m.
  • Monday, January 27 - Teams' PPTs due by 8:00 a.m.
  • Friday, January 31 - Presentations start at 12:30 p.m., followed by a reception and award ceremony later that afternoon


  • FIRST: The first place team will receive $500 for each presenting team member.
  • SECOND: $250 each team member
  • THIRD: $125 each team member

The winning team will be invited to represent the Milgard School of Business in the MICCSR Case competition.

Examples of Past Cases

Past cases are available on the archives page (link in menu at left).

2020 Winning Team

Winning team of the Milgard (UW Tacoma campus only) Case Competition, 2020

On Friday, January 31st, eight student teams competed in front a panel of experts at the Center for Leadership and Social Responsibility business case competition at University of Washington Tacoma.

After a rigorous day presenting in classrooms on the 2nd floor of the JOY building, judges deliberated and announced the placing teams around 4 p.m. Congratulations to our winners, and a special thanks to all that competed and supported the event! 

1st place:
Drew, Madison, Grace, Tatiana

2nd place:
Keith, Ranie, Randall, Deborah

3rd place:
Alicia, Aiyanna, Peter, James