Preliminary Judging


February 25th. 2019 - Exec summaries and pitch videos submitted by students

February 26th. 2019 - One night of judging - Pitch Premier Night

Judges feedback will be provided to students after this preliminary round.

TOP eight business plans in each category move on

Students are notified by March 4th. 2019

Finalist Judging

March 22nd. 2019 - Business plans submitted by students

March 23rd-April 10th 2019 - Judges portal open for judging

Judges feedback from this round will be provided to students

judges listen to their category's top eight teams during the investor pitches on april 18th. 2019 at whitworth university

Top three teams in each category are announced during the awards ceremony.

Every year the Northwest Entrepreneur Competition hosts a networking reception before the awards ceremony for students to further engage with community members and judges. Thank you to Gonzaga University's Hogan Entrepreneurial Leadership Program for sponsoring this opportunity.

 Awards Reception Sponsor

 Awards Reception Sponsor