Apostle Business Ideation Challenge

Take the Fast Pitch Challenge!

The Apostle Business Ideation Challenge is a fast-pitch competition that gives CSULB students and student teams the opportunity to win cash prizes for their business ideas. 

The John and Helen Apostle Foundation supports entrepreneurs from the CSULB campus community to pursue their passion and the creation of innovative businesses to help grow the Long Beach economy.


Grand Prize Winners $2,500 each:
CareWare by Caroline Tran
BookBound by Elias Babaalian-Morales, Jaelyn Gutierrez, Nathen Deo
Honorable Mentions $1,000 each:

Positive Produce Pals by Antonio Gomez, Courtney Demers, Brianna Harmon

Reload by Jack Irish

Hooked by Kate Lomas Gutierrez

Moda by Nour Elaby

SOAR Suncreen by Omar Cuevas


Rules/Info of the Pitch:

  • 3 minute pitch with three slides
  • Q&A from a three judge panel