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4th Annual IdeaFest Business Pitch Competition
March 31 @ 1:00 PM- 5:30 PMFree
IdeaFest is a fun, fast-paced business pitch competition with $10,000 in prize money. Twenty entrepreneurs will take the stage to pitch an original business idea to a panel of business experts and an audience of other entrepreneurs, small business owners, potential investors, students, and business and community leaders. You have two minutes to pitch your idea followed by 3 minutes of Q&A with a panel of expert judges.
Prizes: The top three competitors, as selected by the judges, will be awarded $5,000 for first place, $3,000 for second place, and $1,500 for third place. The live audience will vote to select the winner of the $500 Audience Choice Award.
All competitors will gain access to free business consulting and prototype development through The Launch Place. Eligibility – Ideas and concepts pitched must be in the initial stages of development where funding to date is no more than $25,000.