Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Hosts AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup Pitch Competition


Could you use $50K to grow your hardware startup?

Applications are open for the AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup, a pitch competition for early-stage physical product companies. We're touring seven cities around the U.S. to find and highlight the most promising physical product startups in the nation. Winners in each city will receive $3K cash and other prizes, as well as a chance to win a $50,000 convertible-debt investment from Startbot VC at the International Finals in May.

Interested hardware startups can apply hereApplications for the Pittsburgh, Boston, and Washington, D.C. regionals close on Jan. 27; travel stipend are provided for selected semi-finalist companies located outside of the city where the event is being held.

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Erica Lander
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Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request 10 days prior to a campus event and 30 days prior to an event requiring travel.

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