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Rising Starters™

Masters of Entrepreneurship

Drexel University's Close School of Entrepreneurship in collaboration hosts FREE high school pitch competitions in fall and spring. Competitions are held in person and students can compete individually or as part of a team. Competitors are judged on the effective verbal presentation of their ideas. Students will also be able to exhibit their ideas, inventions, and businesses during the event expo! Cash prizes are awarded to the top 3 pitches.

Participants Receive:

  • Competition rubric to know how you will be judged
  • Pre-competition coaching from Drexel's entrepreneurship students
  • Opportunity to put your idea on display during the competition expo
  • Catered lunch

*Competitors must be current high school students and reside in PA, NJ, DE, or NY.


Contact Germyce Williams, Assistant Director of Recruitment & Retention at / 215-571-3392