This sheet will be used to judge pitches and pick a winner. Each row will be assigned a score from 0 to 3 using the following key:
3 points: The pitch thoroughly and accurately addresses all of the listed qualities.
2 points: The pitch has most of the qualities but is missing one or two key parts.
1 point: The pitch has a few of the listed qualities but is missing major parts.
0 points: The pitch does not contain any of the listed qualities.
|Criteria||3 points||2 points||1 point||0 points|
|The team clearly defines the problem and explains how their solution adds value for customers.|
|The team describes the target customers, estimates how many potential customers there are, and explains what they need in a solution.|
|The team discusses the research they conducted and how it led to their solution.|
|The team describes the features of their solution and explains how and why they work.|
|The team includes a sketch or prototype of their solution to show its features.|
|The team demonstrates that their solution will work under real-world conditions.|
|The solution shows creativity and imagination.|
|The team identifies limitations of their solution.|
|Criteria||3 points||2 points||1 points||0 points|
|The pitch was designed for the appropriate audience (investors).|
|The presentation was professional and transitions through the pitch were smooth.|
|All team members demonstrated an understanding of their design and participate in the pitch.|
|The team displayed a passion for their solution.|
|The presentation materials are error-free, with correct grammar usage, punctuation, capitalization, and spelling.|
|Images and graphic design are used well and communicate key messages. Text is used well and placed strategically to enhance the presentation.|
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