South East BIC’s ‘The Big Pitch’ for start-ups and scale-ups is open for applications

South East BIC’s ‘The Big Pitch’ is back and bigger than ever. With sponsorship from the Local Enterprise Offices of Carlow Kilkenny Waterford and Wexford, the first prize is now €5000!

South East BIC are looking for innovative startups and scaleups in the South East to apply for a place to pitch to their judges at their first in-person Big Pitch Final, in the Medieval Museum, Waterford City on Tuesday 29th November 2022.

Who Can Apply?
• Innovative Startups or ScaleUps with global ambition
• Businesses must be less than 5 years old
• Individuals, Sole Traders, Partnerships or Companies
• The business MUST be based in the South East – Waterford, Wexford, Carlow, Kilkenny or Tipperary

How do you apply?
• Download the application HERE and return it to South East BIC at by Thursday 10th November at 5pm – no late entries!
• We will let you know by Wednesday 16th November if you have been shortlisted

The Pitch!
• The top 3 applicants will be invited to pitch to our panel of judges and guests live in person at the Medieval Museum in Waterford City at 10am on Tuesday 29th November.
• The pitch will be 5 minutes plus 5 minutes Questions & Answers
• We will send you guidelines on this should you be shortlisted