The 4th Annual U.Pitch National Elevator Pitch Competition and Showcase
November 16, 2017
Future Founders immerses youth in experiences that inspire and empower them to create their own opportunity. We believe this leads to a generation more determined, hopeful and equipped as they engage the future. To date, our programs have served over 33,000 youth. Join us as we empower the next generation of business leaders and entrepreneurs.
- August 9, 2017: Applications open on August 9, 2017.
- October 18, 2017: Submit your application and 90-second elevator pitch video before 5:00pm CST.
- October 25, 2017: An application review committee will review applications and announce Semifinalists.
- November 1-3, 2017: Semifinalists will each attend one virtual information session in preparation for the November 16 Competition and Showcase.
- November 16, 2017: Semifinalists will need to arrive at 1871 in Chicago by 1:45pm CST. They then will pitch before a private panel of judges to determine which 6 semifinalists will advance to the live finals round, beginning at 6:00pm CST. Winners will be announced at the conclusion of the event at 8:30pm.
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