Back to all events 7th Annual NYU-Yale Summer Accelerator Pitchoff Host: NYU Entrepreneurial Institute
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For the seventh year in a row, inspiring young innovators who are building promising ventures will come together (virtually) for a friendly pitchoff competition before a panel of judges at the NYU-Yale Pitchoff.

Join us on Thurs, July 9th to hear from these rising stars from six seed-stage startups. Three teams represent New York University and three will represent Yale University

Watch on Zoom which team can dazzle the audience, excite the judges and take home the grand prize & of course, bragging rights! 

Meet the Judges: 


NYU and Yale competitors will be announced soon! All six teams are currently participating in a summer accelerator, either Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale’s Summer Fellowship or NYU Summer Launchpad.

About the NYU Summer Launchpad

NYU Summer Launchpad is a nine-week accelerator for teams of NYU student entrepreneurs that provides $10,000 in grant funding (non-dilutive, zero equity), startup skills bootcamps, 1:1 coaching from NYC entrepreneurs and early stage investors, collaborative workspace for the summer, pro-bono legal incorporation counsel, web hosting credits and other perks to help get the ventures launched. The program is run by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute.

About the Tsai CITY Summer Fellowship

The Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale's Summer Fellowship is a multi-week, full-time accelerator to incubate new companies, nonprofits, and initiatives. The fellowship includes $15,000 in grant funding for each team, along with a rigorous sequence of workshops, sprints, mentorship, coaching, and pitch opportunities. This year, 11 student teams were selected to join the cohort.


The NYU Entrepreneurial Institute provides reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Requests for accommodations for events and services should be submitted at least two weeks before the date of the accommodation need. Please email for assistance.

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When & Where
Thu, July 9, 2020
4:00 PM ‐ 6:00 PM
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