Micro Pitch Competitions

Interested in pitching your startup? Have a great idea that needs to be heard? Apply to pitch in our Micro Pitch Competition!

The top 4 pitchers in this event will win $500 and qualify for our main Start Peninsula event in November, which will award 3 finalists a $5,000 prize!

Apply to pitch here before buying a ticket : https://www.startpeninsula.com/pitch-application/

Here are the rules of our Micro Pitch Competition:

Applicants must pitch their startup or a business idea they wish to put into action.

Each team will have 3 minutes to pitch, with a 3 minute Q&A session.

Judges will decide upon the winners, who will qualify for the main Start Peninsula Shark Tank style event in November.

A maximum of 15 teams will pitch, but anyone can attend and watch. Pitch tickets are $50, free to attend as an audience member.

Want to practice for this event? Check out our Pitch Perfect events, which are designed to help entrepreneurs tailor their pitches for competition. More details at www.startpeninsula.com

Remember, a good pitch has the power to transform your dreams into reality!

Dates

July 14th at Ferguson Ventures in Newport News

September 22nd at the VA Peninsula Chamber of Commerce in Hampton

October 13th at the Entrepreneurship Hub at William & Mary

* To receive cash prizes, Micro Pitch winners must attend Start Peninsula main event in November. Additional updates and information about the new Start Peninsula format is available at www.startpeninsula.com, and our FAQ page, https://www.startpeninsula.com/faq/. As always, you can email any questions to start@startpeninsula.com.