Sample Startup Invitation2018-08-29T11:36:28+00:00

We recommend you write a quick intro sentence or two at the top of the email. Then paste the information below.

You are cordially invited to pitch at
VCIC {insert region name} Regional Finals

Venture Capital Investment Competition
Hosted by: {insert host school name}
Friday, {insert date}
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

We know it is a BIG commitment, all day, but be assured it is an extremely interactive and rewarding experience.
Students will play the role of VCs while startups (you) pitch and answer their investor-related questions.
All the while, VCs are there to judge the students’ performances…and get to know the startups, too,

See the activities below. More information at

Here are our confirmed investor participants so far:


What it’s Like for Startups


List of VCIC Startup Success Stories

VCIC is not a business plan competition!
It’s a role-playing competition in which MBAs get to be VCs for the day.
Real startups pitch and negotiate term sheets with the students.