Blue Ocean High School Entrepreneur
Pitch Competition

The Most Prestigious Global Pitch Competition for High School Students

Compete Globally, Pitch Locally

Creating Entrepreneurial Leaders

The Blue Ocean High School Entrepreneurship Competition is the most prestigious pitch competition for high school students in the world. It is a free virtual entrepreneurship competition that attracts the very best high school aged entrepreneurs from all over the world. Every year, individuals or teams pitch their innovative business concepts to experienced entrepreneurs and business-people, receive feedback on their ideas, join a community of like-minded students, and compete for thousands in cash prizes. Simply finishing in the Top 100 makes you one of the 100 best student entrepreneurs in the world.

Come up with an idea on your own or with a team of up to 5 others for a product or service that stands apart and you believe the world needs, register for the competition (see button below), so we know who you are and can keep in touch with you, create a video pitch under 5 minutes in length using the Rubric on the Resources page and then submit the video by February 18, 2022. That’s it.

Visit our Pitch Resources Page with videos, articles, case studies, templates and more to help you develop your pitch.

Learn more about the competition, prizes, and how the competition works.

More About the Competition

Why Compete in the Blue Ocean Competition?

The Blue Ocean Competition provides you the opportunity to compete with the best high school entrepreneur students in the world.  Your pitch will be judged by seasoned entrepreneurs and we will showcase your efforts on our YouTube channel.  Watch the video on the right to learn the basics of our competition.


Register for the competition and you will be invited to participate in the Blue Ocean mini-course which provides valuable content to help you with your pitch. Upon completion, you will also get a valuable certificate which can be used for your resume or for college applications.

Student Registration


By participating in the Blue Ocean Competition, your students will discover things that you simply can’t teach from a book or in the classroom. After registration, you will be invited to participate in the Blue Ocean mini-course which provides valuable content.

Teacher Registration


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Why should high school students participate in the competition?

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