Launch your ideas

Dalton's Pitch Competition for Students & Entrepreneurs

Our pitch competition is a contest for entrepreneurs of all ages. Students present their business idea(s) to a panel of judges in hope of winning a cash prize. PitchDIA is held every 18-24 months as a celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit of Dalton. Our goal is to ignite the entrepreneurial spirit and creativity of our students. Click below to apply today. 

Students from Dalton Public Schools & Whitfield County Schools are encouraged to apply. 

About the Competition

Students are encouraged to participate in the entrepreneurial competition as individuals or as part of a team. Students will first pitch their idea as part of a virtual event. A panel of judges will select teams and individuals to compete in the main event on Tuesday, May 17th, 2022 in Downtown Dalton. Students will then pitch to a crowd of supporters, investors, and community leaders. Students will take home a cash prize! 

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions section for more information. Good Luck!

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