5 Minutes Tops

A "Shark Tank"-esque competition in which students will prepare and present business ideas to local business owners for a chance to win cash prizes and assistance in your endeavor. You have 5 minutes to convince our panel to buy into your idea. There are no other requirements to fill.

For some helpful tips check out our Presentation Tips page!

Participating Organizations

Mid Michigan

5 Minute Tops is a Shark Tank-style pitch competition for high school students in the Mid-Michigan area. Students pitch their start-up concept in 5 Minute or less for a chance to win real money! Students - please register for your high school's local event. If your high school does not have a local event, you can register for the Regional Event.