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The BIG Santa Cruz Pitch Fest

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Big Santa Cruz Pitch Fest logo

This is it! The Big Santa Cruz Pitch Fest!

Eight (8) startups will pitch for cash, prizes, and glory:
– First Place – $5,000 in cash & services (* and it could be way more!)
– Second Place – $2,500 in cash & services
– Third Place – $1,000 in cash & services
– People’s Choice – $1,000 in cash & services

1st, 2nd, 3rd and People’s Choice winners will also have the opportunity to pitch at a later date in front of the Santa Cruz Works selection committee to be a part of the Santa Cruz Works Accelerator next cohort. The Santa Cruz Works Accelerator is providing up to $100,000 in funding (Yeah, you read that right, $100,000 in funding!!!). Apply now. More info and application:


DO YOU WANT TO PITCH? You need to apply to the Santa Cruz Works Accelerator at:

DO YOU WANT TO HELP SPONSOR THIS EVENT? we accept services and/or cash. Apply at:

Presented by Santa Cruz Works and the Santa Cruz New Tech Meetup.

Santa Cruz Works Accelerator Proudly Collaborates With and Is Supported By UCSC


September 19
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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345 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 us