Big ideas

Horn Program in Entrepreneurship sets pitch competition


8:30 a.m., Sept. 20, 2012--The University of Delaware’s Horn Program in Entrepreneurship will hold an elevator pitch competition – a brief summary of a proposed product or service – on Friday, Oct. 12, at the Venture Development Center, 196 S. College Ave.

The competition is open to all current UD undergraduate and graduate students.

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Entries are being accepted through 9 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 27. Participants should send an email message to with their name, their business name and a one-to-two sentence description of their business idea.

Finalists will have 60 seconds to pitch their ideas as part of the launch celebration for a campuswide entrepreneurship initiative.

The competition provides a way to gain feedback, make connections and win $1,500 in Venture Development Center dollars.

For details, click here for a flyer in PDF format.

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