FIN Pitch Competition Sponsored by InnovateWithIN

We are excited to announce an opportunity for all teams to take part in a pitch competition.  Take your innovation challenge ideas and pitch them to our judges for a chance at some cash prizes.

Teams will submit a one-page business plan executive summary and a 2-3 minute video explaining their idea.

(Production value on the video isn’t important it is to give the judges an idea of your proposal. Simply layout your innovation and the problem you are trying to solve.  Save your well-rehearsed pitch and other information for the judged call.)

Then, on May 12th, teams will be assigned a judging session on a virtual platform.  A team of up to 3 students will do a 4-5 minute “Shark Tank” style pitch, and a 5 minute Q&A will


Judges will convene, and then we will announce the top 3 teams on May 13th during our Awards Show.

  • 1st Prize $1500
  • 2nd Prize $1000
  • 3rd Prize $500

Complete this form to enter your team.  You do NOT have to have competed in the Innovation Challenge with FIRST to take part in this.  All teams are eligible!