Pitch@School

Programme Schedule

 

Pitch@School Thailand Operates two Semesters a year that coincides with Thai public school schedules. Schools can register anytime 2 months before and 1 month after the start of each semester for their students to embark on the 6-week online course to learn at their own pace anytime during the semester, after that, students undergo mentoring to refine their pitch-decks in preparation for the competitions.

The Programme Schedule has five stages beginning with School registrations, students' coursework and project development with coaching and mentoring, after that, each school can submit their representative team towards the end of each semester for the inter-school competition where the top 10 finalists will be selected to pitch at the Grand-finals.

Pitch@School organises one inter-school competition and one Grand Finals competition at the end of each semester, a total of four competitions a year over two semesters.

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Pitch@School Activities & Timeline 

The Pitch@School Programme offers a combination of activities that include online micro-lessons, coaching, workshops, mentoring, entrepreneurship talks and a range of extracurricular activities. 

Each school is assigned a dedicated coach to work alongside teachers and mentors to customise the learning experience according to the needs of your students.  

 

The programme activities and timeline are as follow;

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Pitch@School Programme & Competitions

Pitch@School is an Entrepreneurial Mindset Education Programme and Business Pitch Competition

designed for high school students

  1. Pitch@School Thailand runs two semesters with two competitions towards the end of each semester to coincide with Thailand’s school terms.

  2. Students from participating schools have unlimited access to Pitch@School’s 6-Week Entrepreneurial mindset Education micro-lessons Online Course for the semester.

  3. Students must complete the Online Course to be eligible to enter the pitching competitions.

  4. Students only need to complete the Online Course once to be eligible for future pitching competitions provided that their school is currently participating in the Programme.

  5. Participating schools are each assigned a dedicated Coach who will conduct onsite workshops, assist with mentoring sessions and extracurricular activities for students and teachers.

  6. Students and teachers at participating schools have access to monthly online “Entrepreneurship Talks“ by entrepreneurs, startup founders, business leaders and industry experts.

  7. Students at participating schools form teams with mentors to work on their projects and each school is eligible to send one representative team to compete at the Inter-School Semi-Final Pitching Competition

  8. The top 10 finalist teams from the Semi-Finals will be invited to attend a 1-Day Intensive Workshop to help them prepare for the Pitch@School Grand Final Pitching Competition held at the end of each semester, after the school exams.

 

Key Dates for Competition submissions and events:

 

SEMESTER 1  ( May – October ) 

Key dates for registrations and competitions:

15th September: Deadline for submission of school representative team  

2nd Saturday in October: Inter-School Semi-Final Pitching Competition to select top 10 finalist

Last Weekend in October: The top 10 finalists are invited to attend a 1-Day Intensive Workshop on Saturday and pitch at the Grand Final Pitching Competition the next day.

SEMESTER 2  ( November – April )

Key dates for registrations and competitions:

15th March: Deadline for Submission of School representative team

1st Saturday in April: Inter-School Semi-Final Pitching Competition to select top 10 finalist 

Last Weekend in April:  The top 10 finalists are invited to attend a 1-Day Intensive Workshop on Saturday and pitch at the Grand Final Pitching Competition the next day.

 

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