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In the run-up to Elevator’s Making it Happen Conference, Elevator and our conference pitching partner, University of Aberdeen Business School will host a video pitch competition. 

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The competition is open to anyone with a new business idea through to existing businesses.

‘Make Your Pitch Happen’ invites anyone in Aberdeen City or Shire with a business or business idea to submit a 60-second video pitch to win £1000.

Full details are included in our Frequently Asked Questions available here.

Here’s how to apply to win the £1000…

You will need to:

  • Read our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for full terms and conditions, and what to include in your 1-minute video pitch.
  • Record a 60-second video pitch.
  • Upload this to Vimeo or YouTube.
  • Submit the video & your details here (all video applications must be received by 5 pm on Friday 28th September).

Five finalists will be announced and contacted by Tuesday 2nd October and will be required to extend their pitch to 2 minutes.

At Elevator’s Making it Happen Conference, on Thursday, 11th October 2018, the 5 finalists will deliver their 2-minute pitch live on-stage in front of an audience of 420 people. Our panel of industry experts will decide the winner, which will be announced on the day.

The 5 finalists will compete to win a cash prize of £1,000. This money will be used to help your business.