Are you ready to start or expand your business?

Here is your chance! State your case – Shark Tank-style – for cash prizes and personalized coaching.

The 8th Annual SEED Center Business Pitch is open to all residents of Southwest Louisiana (Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis Parishes). Thanks to our sponsors, there will be over $65,000 in cash and prizes awarded to winners.

There are four divisions:

  • High School

  • College

  • Technical

  • General Business

The winner of each division takes home a $5,000 cash prize!

The competition takes place on April 2, 2020.

The deadline to apply is March 17, 2020.

If you have any questions, contact Adrian Wallace at (337) 433-0977 or

This event is only possible through the support of our sponsors.

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