Babson ePitch: Second Century Challenge


As we mark our Centennial and enter Babson’s second century, supporting and accelerating the best and brightest entrepreneurs across our ecosystem remains one of our biggest priorities.

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We’re excited to announce Babson ePitch: Second Century Challenge, Babson’s biggest pitch competition to date. $100,000 (with the potential for more) prize money will be awarded and chosen participants will have the opportunity to pitch live to a panel of judges with decades of collective experience.

Babson ePitch will  take place on Friday, September 20, 2019 during the Centennial Celebration and Babson Connect: Worldwide, with an audience filled with alumni, students, friends, and supporters.

We’re committed to creating the next generation of leading Babson entrepreneurs who are changing the world.


  • May 16 – Applications open
  • July 10 – Applications close at 11:59 p.m. EST
  • July 24 – Semifinalists announced
  • September 3 – Finalists announced
  • September 20 – Babson ePitch: Second Century Challenge


  • Open to Babson alumni, students, faculty, staff and parents.
  • Companies must not have raised more than $250,000 in institutional funding.

Powered by preeminent Babson alumni, entrepreneurs, and investors; and Babson’s leading student entrepreneurship community: eTower.

Questions? Please contact eTower

Babson ePitch Terms and Conditions


Please submit a 3-4 minute video covering the following by Wednesday, July 10 at 11:59 p.m. EST:

  • Value proposition
  • Target market and industry represented
  • Milestones completed to date and timeline of future goals
  • Overall potential of opportunity
  • Backgrounds/roles of team member(s)
  • Financial Performance (revenue so far & projections)
  • All members of the founding team

Companies will be judged on readiness for investment, potential for growth, and strength of idea and team.

Submit your video here