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Fast Pitch Competition

Fast Pitch Competition, Startup Fest

Do you have an idea for a business, a non-profit or just want to get some feedback on something you dreamed up in the shower? If so, come pitch your idea during Drexel Startup Fest for a chance to win $500.

Applying is simple - just provide your name, email, and a brief description of your idea, and then show up to compete on Nov 2 at 9:30am in Behrakis Grand Hall in the Creese Student Center.

You will have up to three minutes to verbally present your idea to our judges. 


Applicants to the competition can be from any major and include undergraduate and graduate students.


Apply here. Deadline Nov 1st at midnight.


Ideas will be live pitched at 9:30 am, Thursday, November 2nd, in front of a panel of three judges in Behrakis Grand Hall, The Creese Student Center.


A $500 prize will be awarded to the one student with the best idea.


  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 1, at midnight.
  • Presentations: Thursday, November 2, 9:30am, Behrakis Grand Hall
  • Awards: Thursday, November 2, 4:30pm, Pearlstein Building Lobby

Questions? Email Melissa at