Impact – A Startup Idea Competition

Competition Introduction

Impact- A Startup IDEA competition will inspire currently established startups and Students who are interested in pursuing their projects as entrepreneurial ventures. As per the theme the Startup Idea can comprise of all tech. related applications centered around (that are aligned towards a mission) providing user-centric solutions to problems that they face in their day-day basis. The Participant’s solution can consist of either a product or services that can solves the user’s problem.

Eligibility criteria

  • Participants should be university students currently( Participation of Non-UET Students are allowed ).
  • Participations from Female Students will be strongly encouraged.
  • The Idea pitch(Explanation) should be submitted with the applications
  • The competition is general(tech. applications) as long the participants seem keen in solving the user’s problem.
  • Participation Fees: Yes, there will be a participation fee of the event.

The Participating Startups can be Related but not Limited to” the Following Tech. Applications:

  • Health-tech
  • Clean-tech
  • Green-tech
  • Agri-tech
  • Green-tech
  • Fin-tech
  • Bio-tech
  • Ed-Tech
  • Ad-Tech
  • Fem-Tech
  • Prop-Tech

Team Member Rules

  1. Submissions may be entered as individuals or teams
  2. The maximum number of team members for a single pitch is limited to 5 persons.
  3. Participants must be no more than thirty (30) years old, as of December 21, 2023. Proof of date

Team Registration Process 

  1. Initial Registration will take place via a Google Form for the event.
  2. Participants would be asked to pre-register before the pitch competition.

Competition Rules

  1. All Teams will be given 1-minute for their elevator pitch and 5-minute for their final pitch.
  2. Each individual or team may enter only one idea or concept.
  3. Pitch competitors may participate on only one team.
  4. Only the pitching individual or the pitching members of a team may pitch to the panel of judges or answer questions from the judges and/or audience( Any Outsiders who are not mentioned in the Competition Form will not be allowed to take part in the competition )
  5. Any team that possess a hardware prototype or Proof-of-Concept will be required to either present it in physical form or Add it in the form of video/pictures in their pitch-deck/presentation.

Any Documents required by Teams to submit before event

The Teams would be required to submit a simple 10-Page Pitch Deck ( Startup Pitch Presentation ).

The participants can take help from the following example of sample pitch deck:

https://www.canva.com/design/DAEhUeYe_fo/view?utm_content=DAEhUeYe_fo&utm_campaign=designshare&utm_medium=link&utm_source=viewer#1

Judging Criteria

The Participants will be judged on the basis  of the following parameters:

  1. Problem Assessment
  2. Solution Viability
  3. Team
  4. USP
  5. Sustainability
  6. Financials
  7. Market Size
  8. Business Model

Registration Link: Click Here for Registration

Contact Person in case of any query

Mr. Qazi Muhmmad Qandeer  ([email protected])

+923364065600