Welcome to Pirates Pitch 2014!
Do you have an idea for a business? Or, have you already gone through the planning stages and are set to launch a venture? Perhaps you already operate your own business while attending Seton Hall University. In all three cases, you are in the right place!
Pirates Pitch 2014 is the 4th annual Seton Hall University Venture Fund Competition, sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies in the Stillman School of Business.
In Pirates Pitch, student teams will compete for more than $10,000 in prizes and business services from January through April 2014.
The contest is open to all undergraduate and graduate matriculated students who are enrolled full-time or part-time at Seton Hall University.
Application and Business Idea Written Summary or Video Due: Sunday February 9 at midnight
Semi-Finalist Judging (10 entries): Thursday, February 20- 7:30–9:30 p.m. in Entrepreneurship Center, fifth floor of Jubilee Hall (All teams must present in person, no exceptions!)
Five Finalists Announced: Friday February 21
Finalists Business Plans Due: Monday, March 31
Pirates Pitch Day with Finalists’ Presentations: Friday April 11 – 1:00 -4:00 p.m. Jubilee Hall Auditorium
NEW!!! Pirates Pitch Resource Guide Available!!!
For more information, click on Overview.
We are here to help! The Center can provide you with feedback on any business ideas you have for the contest. We also can provide ongoing mentoring if you would like to develop your idea between now and the contest. For an appointment, contact Center Director Susan Scherreik at firstname.lastname@example.org. Get started immediately!