April 2022
4:30 pm
Public Event

Big IDea Pitch Contest

Sponsored by:
Innovation DuPage & College of DuPage
College of DuPage Homeland Security Education Building, 425 Fawell Boulevard, Wheaton, IL 60189

The Big IDea Pitch Contest gives students with innovative business ideas an opportunity to gain local exposure, win a share of $12,000 in funding, and receive actionable feedback on their idea.

Attendees will experience how our 8 finalists are striving to create impactful solutions to problems that range from the entertainment industry to women’s clothing.

Join the local community in supporting youth entrepreneurs on April 13th from 4:30pm-6:30pm!

1st: $5,000 + 6 month membership to Innovation DuPage
2nd: $4,000 + 6 month membership to Innovation DuPage
3rd: $3,000 + 6 month membership to Innovation DuPage

Matthew McPherson - US Bank
David Weksel - Panduit/COD
Barton Sharp - Northern Illinois University
Bruce Fischer - Elmhurst University
Nicki Anderson - Benedictine University

College of DuPage Foundation
College of DuPage: Business and Applied Technology Division

Competing Companies:
American Bar Car Company
Free Hands
Lid Lock
T.B.A. Analytics

You can also virtually view the event live from Facebook!
To register for the Facebook Live event, please visit: https://fb.me/e/6tDhLWLBi