The Georgetown Entrepreneurship Challenge is Georgetown’s largest annual pitch competition series. Pitch your new venture idea to an expert panel of entrepreneurs and business leaders, gain valuable feedback, win thousands of dollars in startup funds, and meet prospective mentors and investors!
The top team from each preliminary competition will advance to the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Challenge Finals on April 8, 2021. Any student who is enrolled in a Georgetown graduate or undergraduate program may apply to pitch. Check out the information below for the full schedule of events, guidelines, pitch tips, and judging criteria.
Competitions begin in early March and run until early April
The Georgetown Entrepreneurship Challenge is a Completely Virtual Event
Georgetown Entrepreneurship Challenge 2021 Competition Schedule
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Students will deliver a five-minute pitch followed by a three-minute Q&A session to a panel of judges either in their respective graduate preliminaries or during the undergraduate nights. Students are eligible to enter individually or in teams of up to four people. Ventures at any stage from ideation to a currently operating startups are welcome to pitch.