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2020 Annual Convening

April 30

Save the date! We are excited to announce our Annual Convening will take place on Thursday, April 30th. We will once again have a pitch competition and business showcase, applications to participate in these opportunities will be released soon.

Additional time and location details will also be announced soon.


GRADUATES and LENDING RECIPIENTS! We welcome you to apply for the Pitch Competition and Entrepreneur Showcase.

Pitch Competition

ProsperUS Detroit is thrilled to host its fifth pitch competition at the organization’s annual celebration of neighborhood entrepreneurship. Three (3) ProsperUS Graduates or current Training Participants will have three (3) minutes to present their business and their need for the prize money to a panel of judges from the Detroit entrepreneurship community.

Fill out the following application form by March 10th, 2020, at 11:59 PM.

Pitch Competition Application

Entrepreneur Showcase

This showcase is an opportunity to talk about your business, gain exposure, and network with other entrepreneurs in the city.  It will be your responsibility to arrive to the venue, by 3 PM to set up for the showcase and strolling dinner that will take place from 5:30-7 PM. We will provide each entrepreneur with a 6-foot table, table covering and chairs. This year we will have a competition awarding the best display, voted on by Convening attendees. So be creative and put your best foot forward.

Fill out the following application form by March 10th, 2020, at 11:59 PM.

Entrepreneur Showcase Application


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