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Quick Pitch

Quick Pitch Competition

Have a great idea, but not sure about the next step?

Pitch your idea in 90 seconds for a chance to win $1,000 and get in front of investors.

All ideas are welcome! No need to have an ongoing business, revenue, a business plan, or a product. Just your idea will do for this Quick Pitch event!

A panel of judges will select the winner and the crowd will nominate their favorite.

Open to ALL UGA employees, students, community members.


The 5th annual Innovation District Quick Pitch Competition took place on Wednesday, February 9th, 2022 in front of an audience at Studio 225 | The Student Center for Entrepreneurship in Athens, GA. Teams competed for the top prize of $1,000. UGA College of Ag and UGA Engineering students Guy Gober, Chris Ayers, and Jeffery Whitmire took home the top prize of $1,000 with their idea, Chiktopia, aims to assist free-range poultry producers in expanding their production through automation and efficient design.

Congratulations to all our competitors!

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