Pitch It Competition 2021

Pitch It!

Calling all students and recent grads (up to 3 years)!

  • Have an idea for a business or are you already working on a business?
  • Are you a student or a recent graduate?
  • Want to make your idea a reality or grow your business?
  • Need money to get started and/or grow?

Then why not PITCH IT and you could win CASH to help develop your idea, receive business support, get exposure to potential investors, and opportunities for even more funding

 

How it works: 

  1. Apply by October 29th (see application link below) 
  2. Attend a mandatory Pitch Workshop - November 2nd 11:30 am - 1 pm
  3. Present your pitch on November 10th from 5 - 7pm (Virtual or in-person TBD)

 

Participants will be judged on the following criteria: 

  • The business opportunity and the impact of the business
  • Team, objectives, and outcomes
  • The ability to meet goals
  • The overall business idea
  • Full judging criteria will be given in the pitch workshop 

 

Prizes: 

  • $1000 Grand Prize
  • $500 People's Choice

 

Applications are due Friday, October 29th, 2020 at midnight:

Click here to apply!

For more information contact:  

Aly MacKay Bridget Postuma
Manager, Ingenuity Northwestern Ontario Innovation Centre
amackay@lakeheadu.ca bridget@nwoinnovation.ca