2021 Sustainable Enterprise PitchFest Competition

The Energy Institute presents the 2021 Sustainable Enterprise PitchFest Competition! This annual event allows CSU student teams the chance to win up to $1,500 for their clean-tech or sustainability-focused business concept pitches.

2021 PitchFest Event & Awards Presentation
Tuesday, November 16 at 6:00 pm MT
Virtual Zoom Event

Support this year’s PitchFest Teams:
Click here to register as an event attendee!

Students, faculty, staff, friends & family of team members, and the general public are all welcome to attend and listen to our guest speakers, the teams’ 1-minute pitch recaps, Q&As with the judges, and to vote for their favorite pitch in the Peoples’ Choice category!


PitchFest competition flyer

2021 PitchFest Event Deadlines:

1) Gather your team and register for the competition by Tuesday, November 2

2) Create and record your 3-minute pitch presentation for your idea and upload it by Tuesday, November 9

3) Attend the PitchFest event on Tuesday, November 16 to recap your idea with a 1-minute summary & participate in a Q&A with the judges and audience.

4) Judges will announce the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place team winners and the audience will vote on a Peoples’ Choice award during the event.


If you have questions about PitchFest, or want more information about registering a team, please email: [email protected]