Do You Have a Startup Idea?
Would you like feedback from CU alumni?
Enter Fast Pitch, Columbia Engineering’s campus-wide annual elevator pitch competition, and win money to support your idea. Teams have 60 seconds to sell their business ideas to a panel of judges to win up to $5,000. Fast Pitch is Columbia’s longest running pitch competition on campus. Register to attend the live competition on November 16.
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Winners of Fast Pitch 2021
Audience Choice Award
Timeline for the Fast Pitch Competition
- 60 seconds
- 1 – 2 people pitching for the team
- no slides (a custom zoom background with your team logo is encouraged)
- record in landscape on your phone or laptop
- use good lighting and audio – these are crucial
Columbia alumni and members of NYC’s venture community will review your pitch and provide you with feedback before the live event.
Applicants will be contacted a week before the live event to pitch the evening of November 16th on campus.