Perfect Pitch Competition 2011

Description

Application deadline

Website

http://chaschamber.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=266:small-business-perfect-pitch&catid=42:articlessroller

Competition Organizer

Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce

Submission Date

9-21-2011

Awards Date

11-30--0001

Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)

$9,000

Competition Category
  • Business - Local U.S.
  • Technology - Other
Who's Eligible

Participant entries must fall into one of the following categories: biomedical, advanced security/information technology, aerospace, wind energy, or "other". 

Entrants must be at least 21 years old and able to attend the final event in Charleston, South Carolina. 

Important Dates

Applications can be submitted until September 21, 2011. Ten candidates will move on to make their pitch in front of the judges panel on November 10, 2011. Winners will be chosen and announced at the end of the day. 

Competition Prizes

Category winners will each receive $1,000 cash and a scholarship to BizBuilderSC entrepreneurial training. The Grand Prize winner will also receive an additional $4,000, as well as a team of mentors to work with.

Other Info

The entrants chosen to advance to the pitch round will have the opportunity to work with mentoring teams to improve their concept and presentation.