Dream, Define, and Pitch for a social enterprise!

Do you have a life-transforming idea? Do you want to make it happen? OR are you already running a thriving social enterprise and want to scale up? Apply now for the pitch competition!

Applications are now open.

To be considered, be sure to apply midnight on Friday, February 28th.

About the Competition

SECON 2020 offers you an incredible opportunity to be exposed to investors, mentors, collaborators, customers, and the Harvard community. Five to ten finalists will be selected to pitch in front of a panel of expert judges on Saturday, March 7th on campus at Harvard Business School.


  • The idea must tackle a social or environmental issue
  • One person from the team must be available to pitch in person in Boston, MA on Saturday, March 7th, 2020. Travel and accommodation costs will not be provided by SECON.
  • Any type of corporate structure (nonprofit, for-profit, B Corps, etc.) is welcome to apply

Winner(s) will receive a $2,500 cash prize, networking opportunities with the speakers, and a potential mentorship invitation from the pitch competition judges. Finalists will receive 1 conference ticket, a finalist certificate, and the opportunity to pitch their idea to a panel of experts.