2013 USC Student Innovator Showcase and Fast Pitch

Win $12,000 in cash prizes! Open to ALL USC students!

Do you have an invention you want to share? An idea you’re excited to turn into reality? An awesome team to do it with? The USC Student Innovator Showcase and Fast Pitch is the perfect opportunity to exhibit your one-of-a-kind creation. At the Showcase, you will get the chance to pitch your project to a panel of innovation experts, including USC faculty and staff as well as successful entrepreneurs and investors from the LA area. Participants will be in the running for $12,000 in cash prizes! 
WIN $12,000 IN CASH PRIZES AT THE 2013 USC STUDENT INNOVATOR SHOWCASE AND FAST PITCHOpen to USC graduate and undergraduate students of ALL disciplines.Application deadline: September 15, 2013 at 5pm PST

Apply here: http://stevens.usc.edu/studentinnovatorshowcase.php

Do you have an invention you want to share? An idea you’re excited to turn into reality? An awesome team to do it with? The USC Student Innovator Showcase and Fast Pitch is the perfect opportunity to exhibit your one-of-a-kind creation. At the Showcase, you will get the chance to pitch your project to a panel of innovation experts, including USC faculty and staff as well as successful entrepreneurs and investors from the LA area. Participants will be in the running for $12,000 in cash prizes! Visit the USC Stevens Center for Innovation’s website to apply: http://stevens.usc.edu/studentinnovatorshowcase.php

The 2013 USC Student Innovator Showcase will be on Friday, October 25 from 9:00am to 4:00pm in front of the Hancock Foundation Building (AHF). At the Showcase, the panel of judges will visit each project in search of the most innovative ideas. Following the Showcase, the judges will select 10 finalists to participate in the Student Innovator Fast Pitch starting at 5:00pm in Herklotz Courtyard. After each three-minute pitch, judges, peers and parents can ask questions. Awards will be presented to the top four innovators in the following categories:

 

  • Most Innovative Award: $5,500 (funded by the USC Stevens Center for Innovation)
  • Most Promising Business Concept Award: $5,500 (funded by the Diem Shotwell Metcalfe Family Fund)
  • Student Choice Award: $600
  • Parents Choice Award: $600

 

Apply before the 5:00pm PST deadline on Sunday, September 15

If you have any questions, please email Kelsey Goelz, Student Outreach Coordinator, goelz@usc.edu