National Online Competitions

National Online Competitions offer VE students unique opportunities to develop and demonstrate career readiness competencies in different business domains, generate business for their VE firms, garner real-world feedback from a diverse pool of judges, and evaluate performance compared to peers on a national level.

Competitions Manager

The Competitions Manager allows people to easily participate in VE competitions from anywhere in the world.

2018-19 National Online Competitions

2018-19 National Online Competitions Overview (PDF)

2018-19 National Online Competitions Schedule

CompetitionSubmission PeriodJudging PeriodResults Announced
Elevator Pitch9/17/2018 - 10/6/201810/4/2018 - 10/31/2018Week of 11/5/2018
Company Branding10/15/2018 - 10/31/201811/1/2018 - 11/21/2018Week of 12/3/2018
E-Commerce WebsiteNo entry needed, all entries pulled
from VE firm directory on 1/16/2019
1/17/2019 - 2/15/2019Week of 2/25/2019
Company Newsletter1/28/2019 - 2/13/20192/14/2019 - 3/7/2019Week of 3/18/2019
Video Commercial2/25/2019 - 3/13/20193/14/2019 - 4/4/2019Week of 4/29/2019


Rubrics for all competitions, including National Online Competitions, can be found by using the following path: Portal / Competitions & Rubrics / Rubrics

2017-18 Competition Results

Preview some of the top rated submissions from students and teams for last year’s competitions. To see all competition results, go to Competition Results. To submit materials or to judge, go to Competitions Manager.

Bake My Day Bakeries, Elmont HS, NY

Smooth Move, St. James High School, SC

32 Below, Beech HS, TN

Watch the rest of the Top 2017 Elevator Pitch Competition submissions on YouTube.

Tea Treat, JP Taravella HS, FL

Claws & Paws Paradise, Deer Valley HS, CA

Tea Treat, JP Taravella HS, FL

Blueprint, Francis Lewis High School, NY

Clear Coast Eyewear, Murrieta Valley High School, CA

Clear Coast Eyewear, Murrieta Valley High School, CA

Guac-O-Taco, Wantagh High School, NY

eXtra LLC, Northwood High School, NC

Healthy Chef, Pitman High School, CA

Moda Apparel, Pacific Palisades Charter High School, CA

Arrow Shipping, Parkway South High School, MO

Traveling Around the World, Virgil Madgearu Economic High School, NY

Watch the rest of the Top 2017 National Video Commercial Competition submissions on YouTube.