The competition is open to businesses in any industry. Entrants must meet the following criteria:
1. Have a business license in the State of Nevada (proof of licensing required).
2. Have been operating for at least six months.
3. Represent a business project or concept in the early stages of development, launch or operation.
Employees of the Urban Chamber of Commerce and all associated sponsors of the Pitch Competition are ineligible to participate. All determinations as to participant eligibility shall be made in the sole discretion of Urban Chamber of Commerce Staff (UCC) staff reviewing the initial pool of applications.