Submit your pitch: PASSHE Start Up Challenge 2021-22

Are you up for the challenge?

Win up to $10,000 to fund your business.

Submit your pitch! 

The State System Startup Challenge is seeking students who are interested in starting or growing their own business in Pennsylvania.

To compete, visit this link.  Enter your 1-minute video pitch, answer preliminary questions about your pitch, and submit basic student info by December 10, 2021 to remain eligible.


* Applications and One Minute Videos are due December 10, 2021
* Business Models are due by February 26, 2022
* Invited students will develop 5 minute pitches by April 21, 2022


PSECU – 1st place winner
Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Foundation and East Stroudsburg University – 2nd place winner
AT&T– 3rd place winner


West Chester University
Shippensburg University Grove College of Business

For more information, please contact:


Anthony Peyronel | Ex. Director Center for Branding & Strategic Communication


By Christina Moreschi
Christina Moreschi Career Development Manager Christina Moreschi