Welcome to the i.Invest National Youth Entrepreneur Business Competition!
The i.Invest Competition is designed to help entrepreneurial-minded youth, ages 13 -19, further advance their business development and pitching skills and connect with mentors, judges and investors from across the country. The competition will:
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Applicants must be between the ages of 13 - 19 during the application submission period. Applicants will be required to select from three categories – General Business, Technology and Socially Conscious - and select a sub-category. Judges and coaches will provide numerical scores and feedback via the Reviewr application submission platform through each of three rounds of scoring. Coaches will also offer virtual group coaching sessions to discuss best practices for improving business plans and pitch videos, and select applicants will receive one-on-one mentoring. Winners will walk away with cash, in-kind prizes and opportunities to earn equity and non-equity investments. The application submission period will start in March 1, 2019 and end in May 1, 2019. Tentatively, the competition will culminate in a live or virtual pitch event.
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