Pitches and Competitions

Check out the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee’s pitching and business plan competitions. The information below is updated often but subject to change.

UWM Qualifying Wisconsin Big Ideas Tournament

UWM WBIT is a Lean Launch entrepreneurship competition open to undergraduate and graduate students attending UWM

CEO Elevator Pitch Competition

Hosted by the Lubar School of Business, CEO is open to students in any discipline. Generally hosted in Fall.

CEO Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Hosted by the Lubar School of Business, CEO is open to students in any discipline. Generally hosted in Spring.

Lubar School of Business La Macchia New Venture Business Plan

Hosted by Lubar School of Business, UWM students can earn cash prizes, learn how to develop, write, and present an effective business plan.

Lubar School of Business James D. Scheinfeld Entrepreneurial Awards Competition

Hosted by Lubar School of Business students pitch to take new ideas to market and the top three entries are awarded.