Born to Sell

Created by Rapid7


$2,000 Prize
Ended on 11/30/18

Create a 1-2 minute sales pitch or commercial for your favorite product or service.


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Cullen Lee

Boston College


What to Submit

Upload your 1-2 minute video file. Feel free to use your phone to record the video. You will not be judged on video quality.

To apply, you must:
  • Be an undergraduate student enrolled at a college in Massachusetts
  • Be financial aid eligible, meaning you receive some form of financial aid from the government or your school
Detailed Description

Rapid7 is looking for rock stars to join their business development team. They're looking for self-starters and team players who can thrive in a fast paced environment.

Show that you're a great fit for their team by creating a 1-2 minute pitch or commercial about your favorite product or service. Be creative in your delivery. Feel free to use props, music, or anything else you come up with.

Top applicants will get a chance to interview at Rapid7 for a paid internship, co-op, or entry-level position.

How persuasive is the student in convincing you to buy their product/service?
How unique/original is the student's method of selling and presenting?
How is the overall quality of the submission?
How effectively did the student capture your attention?
How strong was the call to action in the commercial/pitch?
Skills Practiced
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Communication
Reach out to for any questions regarding how to submit, clarity on the competition details, or any questions you might have.