Aegis Insurance Associates Plan and Pitch Contest




Thanks to Aegis Insurance, students and alumni have a chance to plan for their career, pitch their future, and win big. $5,000 in prizes! Enter your career plan (with resume, CV) or business plan for a chance to win up to $1,000 in cash or scholarship (for continuing students).

The top four entries in each category will be invited to pitch their business or career on April 28 and compete for a prize. In addition, the audience will select their favorite competitor who will win an extra $500! So bring all your family and friends.


  • Student Resume or CV (career plan)
  • Student Business Plan
  • Alumni Business Plan


March 27: Plan or resume submissions are due

March 31: All qualifiers will be notified by this date

April 28: Pitches will take place at 11 a.m. in Bill Mitchell Hall
Participants must be available to pitch on this date to be considered for prizes. Pitches will be 3–4 minutes with 5–10 slides.

Information on resumes

Information on CVs

Information on business plans

Watch the Videos of 2015 Award Winners

View examples of great pitch videos.

CV or Resume

1st place – Terrance Manning II

2nd Place – Dustin Moffitt

Business Plan (student)

1st place – Rylee Toltzman

2nd Place – Gabriel Holt

Determining the Winners

Both rounds will be judged by a panel of judges. Audience prize will be determined by popular vote.


  • 1st prize in each category is $1,000
  • 2nd prize is $500
  • One audience “favorite pitch prize” of an additional $500

Prizes for continuing students will be scholarships. Graduating students and alumni will be awarded cash prizes.

Submission Guidelines

Feb. 20, 2018: Contest will open to all students at NUNM

Mar. 20, 2018: all career plans or business plans must be submitted

Mar. 31, 2018: Finalists will be notified

Apr. 28, 2018: All finalist will present their pitch at 11 a.m. in Bill Mitchell Hall

2019 Plan and Pitch Submission Form

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
    Please include your business plan or career plan (career plans must include a CV or resume).
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