Accepted startups will pitch venture capitalists and experts in the field. All will receive feedback on their pitches, facetime with the judges, and the winner will be awarded $5,000.Previous winners have gone on to raise up to $20 million in venture funds.
-- Company must be a for-profit business-- Company must have fewer than 25 employees-- Company must be based in NYC-- Founder or company employee must be available to pitch on the evening of Thursday, June 20th.
Five finalists will pitch to a panel of judges. One winner will take home $5,000 and other prizes.
Applications are open until 11:59pm ET on Friday May 24th.
Finalists will be notified if they have been selected to pitch by Tuesday, May 28th.
The pitch contest will take place on Thursday, June 20th.