Fall Startup Pitch Event

Fall Startup Pitch Event

2020 Date and Location TBD

The Startup Pitch Event is hosted every fall by the Iowa State Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship. Students have the chance to pitch their business concept or idea in a 90-second elevator pitch to a panel of judges.

  • 1st Place Winner – Represent Iowa State University at the CEO Global Pitch Competition in Chicago, Illinois,  in late October 2020 (travel and registration paid, estimated at $1,500 value).
  • First Runner-up – $250
  • Second Runner-up – $250
  • Audience Choice – $50 gift card

Registration is now closed! 

If you would like more information regarding the Startup Pitch Event, please email Gracen Kostelecky, at gracenk@iastate.edu.

2019 Photos from the Fall Startup Pitch Event