International Student Pitch Contest

Submission form


Global Cleveland will be presenting 12 international students who have impressive talents, experience and an innovative idea that you want to pitch in front of employers, this is your time. This opportunity is not limited to current students; if you were previously enrolled, a graduate or an international newcomer currently residing in Northeast Ohio, you can start filling out your application form. Selected international students will pitch to attendees and guest judges (employers from different fields) in a showcase/demo table style presentation.

There are 4 categories for student to pitch in:

  • Business Management and Process Improvement
  • IT/Connected Devices (IOT)
  • Community/Civic Innovations
  • Healthcare/Biomedical

Submission of ideas

Global Cleveland will be collecting submissions from students and announce the finalist in the last week of January.  Please submit a single paragraph describing your pitch ideas and /or 3 slides with a summary before January 24th, 2020.

Judging process

There will be 3 judges for each category.

For more information please contact Supriya at

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