TechCrunch Disruption Returning in person from October 18-20 in San Francisco, we want to remind college students that one minute can change the trajectory of your entrepreneurial dreams. how?
Possibilities start with you Apply for TechCrunch Student Pitch Contest (Powered by Blackstone LaunchPad).
Here’s how it works:
- Record a 60-second promotional video.
- complete this application And answer some quick questions about your startup or idea.
- Submit your application and video Before September 9.
- TechCrunch will select 20 finalists and notify them on September 18.
- notes: It’s a video-only game — no one’s pitching on Disrupt.
What is a contest without prizes? That’s what’s at stake.
All 20 finalists received a free pass to Disrupt, two free tickets to any TechCrunch event in 2023, and Blackstone LaunchPad swag. The top six finalists will also receive:
- Three free nights at hotels in San Francisco during Disrupt 2022
- Feature introduction in TechCrunch article
- Mentor meeting with Blackstone LaunchPad and Techstars staff
The competition is 100% free and industry agnostic – we encourage students to apply in any vertical. And, while we are excited to review student applications, the ultimate winners will be student-led startups in the ideation stage, product/market fit, and growth stage.
Take a look at some of the colleges where student-led startups have already applied. We have been impressed with the level of ideas and products from students around the world.
- London School of Economics
- Morehouse College
- University of California Berkeley
- Columbia Business School
The fall semester will start in a few weeks, so we encourage students to apply now before college begins, you know, college.
TechCrunch Disrupting 2022 It will take place in San Francisco from October 18th to 20th, with an online day on October 21st. Don’t miss your chance to win a free Disrupt pass and three nights’ accommodation in San Francisco. Apply for TechCrunch Student Pitch Contest until September 9th. One minute of publicity can kick-start your entrepreneurial dreams.
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