pitch your business to judges

Judges with years of industry experience will provide feedback to you and your team live and in-person, just as you would experience when pitching to venture capitalists or angel investors.

a chance at a $10K cash prize

The top three teams at the BizTech Challenge walk away with cash prizes to help kickstart their business, along with other prizes and benefits. The total amount of prize money available is $15k. This money will be split between the three teams, with the winning team winning up to $10k.


make connections with professionals in your industry

The BizTech Challenge is supported by a wide variety of corporate sponsors who are all looking for top talent in their industries. They’ll be in attendance and they’ll be seeing your abilities on display.

attend the bayou classic

The BizTech Challenge is part of the Bayou Classic slate of events, and the top-placing teams get to experience it all, including the Battle of the Bands, and of course, the biggest HBCU football matchup of the year.

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