picture2Partner Club Event: 1st Ever Harvard Southern California Pitch Competition

Applications Now Open! Deadline to apply is June 30th - event date is August 11th.

What: Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs of Southern California and HBS Alumni Angels Association of Southern California, along with HBSASC StartUp Partners and HBSASC, are proud to announce the first-ever pitch competition targeted at companies headquartered in Southern California with one or more founders who graduated from one of the many Harvard degree programs.

Why: Be one of a select group of presenting companies with an audience of angel investors and venture capitalists.

Event Details:
When: Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Where: Virtual event via Zoom
More Details/Register: Click here for more details.

Criteria and Application Process:

How: Please review the criteria for submitting your application below.

Criteria for Interested Companies:

  • One or more founders must be active member(s) of the C-Suite and have graduated from a school associated with Harvard University.
  • Applicant's company must be headquartered (HQ) in Southern California
  • The Harvard alum(s) applying must individually (or collectively if more than one) own at least 20% of the equity in their company.
  • The applying company may be pre-revenue but must have made strong progress toward a working product/prototype (but if you have revenue, it must not exceed $1,000,000).
  • Must not have raised more than $1,000,000 (from equity, SAFEs, convertible notes, other debt or equity instruments).

Instructions for Submissions:


9:00AM - 11:59PM Wed 30 Jun 2021, Pacific timezone

Virtual Event Instructions: