- 18 years or older
- Reside in Flint or Genesee County
- Willing to accept mentoring prior to and after the pitch event.
- Participants with operating businesses must have less than one year of operations.
- Have not received 1st, 2nd or 3rd place in a previous Pitch For $K competition.
- 1st Place - $5,000
- 2nd Place - $2,500
- 3rd Place - $1,000
- People's Choice - $1,000