Friday, October 20, 2017

Apply to the Biz Pitch Contest by Wednesday, Nov. 15

Biz Pitch is an opportunity to make a 90-second pitch on your new business idea to a panel of experienced entrepreneurs and investors for feedback and a chance at cash prizes.
Now is your chance to win $1,000 in prizes!

Biz Pitch is an opportunity to make a 90-second pitch on your new business idea to a panel of experienced entrepreneurs and investors for feedback and a chance at cash prizes.

Biz Pitch Contest
Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017
Noon-1 p.m. 
Carlson School of Management, Room  L-118

Give your 90-second pitch in front of panel of judges. All applicants will receive feedback and advice on developing their idea. Finalists will be notified of advancement, and coaching and assistance will be available for finalists.

Prizes
  • $1,000 Grand Prize
  • $100 Most Creative
  • $100 Social Category
  • $100 People’s Choice Award
Winners will also be provided access to advisory services through the Holmes Center's Business Hatchery to support them in their launch of their business idea. Past Biz Pitch contestants have received pro bono legal services, advice from Entreprenuers-in-Residence and grants from the Seed Capital Fund.

Any undergraduate student currently enrolled at the University of Minnesota can apply.

The deadline to apply is Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017.

To learn more and apply, go to the Biz Pitch webpage.

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