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StartupHoya Challenge Rocket Pitch

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In Person
During GEW

The StartupHoya Challenge brings together students interested in entrepreneurship from across the entire Georgetown University community. Though a series of competitions over the course of the year, aspiring student entrepreneurs have the chance to hone their ideas, develop their business plans, and pitch their concepts to expert judges. In this Rocket Pitch event, up to 20 selected teams present a 90-second "elevator pitch" in front of an audience and a panel of expert judges. The best teams will be awarded cash prizes. Led by a team of undergraduates, the Challenge culminates in a final “pitch day” and campus-wide celebration of entrepreneurship. Over the last few years, more than 150 student teams have competed for cash and other prizes including technical support and professional services. Many participants have continued their entrepreneurial endeavors and have successfully raised further backing for their ventures.

Students / Youth
Entrepreneurs / Startups
  • When: Tue, November 19, 6pm – 9pm
  • Start: 19 November 2013
  • End: 19 November 2013
Georgetown University


Washington, DC

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Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world's largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare.

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