What is 1000 Pitches?

1000 Pitches is a month-long, campus-wide pitch competition at the University of Michigan.

1000 Pitches grants any student the opportunity to voice and share their ideas, promoting entrepreneurship in its most intuitive and raw form: the elevator pitch.

What counts as a pitch?

Any innovative idea will be considered a pitch.

We reccomend that pitches:

Are at least 30 seconds long.

Describe an idea, improvement,
or solution to a problem.

Describe how you would go about
putting your pitch into action

Describe why your idea is
different/ better than similar ideas

Pitch Categories Include:

Machine Learning


Internet of Things





Consumer Products

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