SEEC Pitch Competition Application

UTC is excited to offer a venture pitch competition for students attending the Southeast Entrepreneurship Conference. Please read the pitch guidelines and then fill out the form below.

Pitch Competition Guidelines

Prize money will be provided in the amount of $2,000 for first place, $1,000 for second place, and $500 for third place.

The competition will be conducted in three phases:

  • Up to three preliminary rounds that will accommodate up to 30 participants at 10 pitches per round on Friday morning
  • A semi-final round with 10 participants/pitches on Friday afternoon
  • A final round with the top 5 participants/pitches on Saturday morning.

The maximum time per pitch is 90 seconds with 3 minutes Q&A total for 3 judges for the preliminary and semi-final rounds. For the final round, the maximum time per pitch is still 90 seconds but there will be a maximum of 10 minutes Q&A for all three judges combined per pitch.  

The pitch finalists for Saturday morning will be announced at the Networking session on Friday evening.  

The winners will be announced on Saturday morning following the final round.

Application