As the world’s reliance on innovation escalates, the LES Foundation is helping to ready the next generation of industry professionals through mentorship and educational programs that build intellectual property (IP) and licensing know how.
2014 Competition Finalists Announced
Join Us as Student Teams Compete in the Final Round on March 24th at the LES (USA & Canada) Mid-Year Meeting in New York.
The finalists will receive expense-paid trips to compete at the LES (USA & Canada) Mid-Year Meeting in New York, NY, where they will present their plans to a world-class panel of judges in hopes of taking home:
- The $10,000 grand prize.
- The $5,000 LES International Global Award, which is presented to the team whose plan best deals with intellectual property rights and their use in the global business environment.
- All finalist teams receive $1,000.
The Competition Finals will take place March 24, 2014. Watch for updates about our winners!
Frank Barnes Mentor Award
The Frank Barnes Mentor Award is an annual award given to a deserving executive, who has, like Frank Barnes, mentored many licensing executives. This award will be presented each year at the LES (USA & Canada) Annual Meeting.