You could win $5,000 to develop your idea
The West Central pitch competition is open to all West Central, MN residents and businesses with plans for a new idea, new company or with a business that has been started in the last 12 months.
There are two divisions of competition with multiple levels of cash prizes. The Adult (18+) Division will have a top prize of up to $5,000, and up to a $2,500 top prize in the Youth Division. One top finisher in both the youth and adult divisions may be selected to receive automatic semifinalist status in the University of Minnesota’s prestigious MN Cup Startup Competition.
Contestants who wish to be eligible for MN Cup must also complete the application for MN Cup before April 13, 2023.