PITCH COMPETITION | 9/5/2019
NEW BEGINNINGS FELLOWSHIP CHURCH
116 Main St. | Pikeville, KY.
Through the Startup Appalachia Pitch Competition, we hope to recognize and encourage innovation and entrepreneurship. By highlighting the top 10 scalable businesses with a room full of resource partners, potential customers, and potential investors, we can START SOMETHING great in Appalachia.
Shaping Our Appalachian Region, Inc. (SOAR) and SOAR Innovation, in partnership with the Cabinet for Economic Development's KY Innovation Office and USDA Rural Development, is hosting the first-ever Startup Appalachia Pitch Competition on Thursday, September 5, 2019 in Pikeville, KY. This event is will be in conjunction with the 2019 SOAR Summit.
$5,000 TOP PRIZE
$2,500 for runner up and $1,000 for third place
In conjunction with:
The deadline to submit a business plan or proposal is Friday, August 16, 2019. The 10 selected applicants will be notified by Friday, August 23, 2019.