Bridging Innovation Pitch Competition

brought to you by ITSMF
Date: Spring 2024 | Location: Atlanta, GA

ITSMF presents the 3rd Annual Bridging Innovation Pitch Competition for entrepreneurs.


  • Revenue generating

  • Minority Owned Business

  • 2 – 3 years in business preferred

  • Company must be formed under United States law and operating in the United States

  • For profit or non-profit businesses within the technology industry

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Available to pitch in person

Applications Open
November 3, 2023

Deadline to Submit
January 5, 2024

Semi-finalists Determination
By February 12, 2024

If you are selected as a semi-finalist, you’ll receive:

  • 1 Round trip flight to ITSMF’s S1-24 Symposium to pitch live

  • 2-night stay in Symposium host hotel

  • Complimentary registration to ITSMF’s S1-24 Symposium

  • Access to ITSMF’s network of Black senior executives in technology

  • Mentorship for your company

  • Eligible to win up to $10,000 of seed money, made payable to your company

If you are selected as the 1st place winner, you’ll receive:

  • A meeting with the pitch competition judges

  • Private Coaching from a seasoned entrepreneur

  • $10,000 Grand Prize

All semi-finalists will be notified shortly after February 12, 2024. We ask that you do not reach out directly to the ITSMF team for a status update on your application. This may result in your disqualification.

All semi-finalists must be able to pitch live and in person during the event.
Only one person per company is eligible to pitch in person.


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