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Humboldt County Office of Education: INNOVATE Business Challenge

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2021 Innovate Finale Ceremony

Watch the 2021 Innovate! Business Challenge Finale Ceremony LIVE on Thursday, May 20 at 7 p.m.


INNOVATE! Business Challenge is a high school competition for students to explore ideas for new products, services and business startups. Five finalists will be selected to pitch their idea to a panel of judges, just like on “Shark Tank.” Cash prizes will be awarded over this three-phase contest, top prize is $2,500!

Phase I

Upload Your Video “Elevator Pitch”
Deadline: Friday, Feb. 12 at 5 p.m.

Phase 2

Answer 13 Business Concept Questions
Deadline: Friday, April 2 at 5 p.m.

Phase 3

Finalist Presentations and Awards Ceremony
Online Ceremony | Thursday, May 20

The submission period for the 2021 Innovate! Business Challenge has ended. Thanks to all who participated!

2021 Finalist Presentations

Thursday, May 20
Online Ceremony with Watch Party
Details TBA

Event Contact

Karen Brooks
707-445-7563 | kbrooks@hcoe.org
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