We have has partnered with Cox’s Get Started Tucson to be the new and improved “rocket pitch” event of IdeaFunding.  If you have attended or applied to pitch in the past, you’ll be really excited about this partnership.  Top prizes have increased dramatically to $25,000 cash and $25,000 in in-kind resources!

Feeling up to the challenge? Click Launch Application to the right.

Deadline to apply is October 17th by 5:00pm.

Pitch to win over $50,000 in prizes

Get Started Tucson will highlight up to eight entrepreneurs who will pitch their idea to a distinguished panel of experts. One winner will be named to receive $25,000 cash and over $25,000 in in-kind resources!

What is Get Started Tucson?

The event will highlight up to eight entrepreneurs who will pitch their idea to a distinguished panel of experts. One winner will be named to receive over $50,000 in prizes including a one year Cox Business technology package, and special prizes for second place and a social media winner!

Prize Details

  • First place prize package valued at $50,000, including a $25,000 cash prize.
  • A chance to pitch your business to the Desert Angels screening panel, the Southwest’s premier Angel investment group
  • An online profile on the Inc. magazine web site
  • $5,000 United Way Social Impact prize!
  • $1,000 social media prize to the business selected as the public’s favorite!