february 23

Register to compete by submitting Pitch Videos & Executive Summaries
(deadline: midnight)

The executive summary should be one page maximum, 12 point font, and margins of 1″ on all sides.

For guidance please reference the judging rubric.

Each team is required to submit a pitch video no longer than two minutes in length. Be Creative. Be Informative. Sell it.

Videos should be linked from either Vimeo or YouTube. Videos longer than 2 minutes will not be reviewed.

Additional resources for Pitch Video creation can be found under the resource tab.


march 5

Finalists Announced

Eight teams in each category will move on to submit a business plan. Twenty four total teams compete in the Final Investor Pitches.


March 23

Finalist Business Plans Submitted
(deadline: midnight)

Finalists will submit their business plans (between 4-8 pages in length) on March 23rd. 2018.

For guidance please reference the judging rubric.


april 17

Northwest Entrepreneur Competition's Final Investor Pitches

Each team will have 10 minutes to make an oral presentation followed by 5 minutes of questions from judges.

Presentation aids, media, and/or prototypes are encouraged.

This is the final pitch to the judges; all of whom have read and rated the finalist business plans. 

The top three teams in each category are awarded prize money.

This is an all day event starting with student presentations, transitioning to a networking reception and commencing with the awards ceremony.