FAQs

Please check back for Rocket Pitch 2022 FAQs! 2021 FAQs below:

 

Will Rocket Pitch be online or in person?

At this time, we anticipate offering presenters options to pitch online or in person and to offer audience members options to join online or in person. We will adjust these plans in accordance with Babson College health and safety protocols. Please check this page for updates. 

Who can apply?

Babson students, alumni, faculty, staff, and parents are invited to apply. Olin and Wellesley College students can also apply. You must have at least one team member that is affiliated with Babson, Olin or Wellesley - but the entire team does not need to be affiliated with these colleges.

When is the application deadline?

The deadline is Friday, October 8 at 5 p.m. ET.

When will I be notified if I am accepted?

You will be notified on Friday, October 15 by 5 p.m. ET.

Where can I see presenter guidelines and past Rocket Pitch pitches?

Guidelines and recordings are posted on our Rocket Pitch webpage. 

If I am accepted, will you help me practice?

Prior to Rocket Pitch, we will hold pitch practice sessions that will be open to all pitchers on a first come, first served basis. There will be limited spots.

What other resources can I use to prepare?

We highly recommend the Babson Speech Center! They are amazing and have worked with our Rocket Pitch presenters for many years.

When is Rocket Pitch?

Rocket Pitch will be held on Thursday, November 11. The event will start at 1 p.m. ET and pitches will conclude by 3 p.m. ET.