• All selected finalists will receive up to two gratis SXSW EDU registration badges for Student Startup presenters. Additional comped SXSW EDU badges will be available for adult sponsors and additional team members on a case-by-case basis.
  • Each finalist will have an opportunity to rehearse and practice their pitch presentation on stage in a private session at SXSW EDU. During this private session, the Student Startup coaches will provide feedback and work closely with each finalist to help prepare for their pitch presentation for the live competition.
  •  Additional winner details will be shared as the 2020 event approaches.
  • In 2019, the winning startup was recognized and celebrated at the conference-wide Student Startup Ice Cream Social. Additional winner details will be shared as the 2020 event approaches. Most importantly, the opportunity to receive invaluable exposure to the SXSW EDU community.