How do I enter?

Click here to fill out the entry form.

Who is eligible to enter?

Participants must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must 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.

What does the winner receive?

  • 1st place - $5,000
  • 2nd place - $2,500
  • 3rd place - $1,000
  • People's Choice - $1,000

In addition to the financial incentive, participants will receive business counseling from 100K ideas.

How does Pitch For $K define "operating businesses"?

Pitch For $K defines operating as selling your product or service and/or actively working with clients.