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Seed Your Startup

... is designed to help young entrepreneurs make the transition from ideas to formalized action plans, with the opportunity to win funding! Students from Western University are invited to pitch their entrepreneurial ideas for a chance to win up to $2,000.


Seed Your Startup Grammit Winner With Large Cheque

Adapting to our new virtual world, we are revamping our competition and digitizing it! We're expanding our pitch competition from a one-day event to a celebration spanning several weeks, concluding with a virtual “finale” on September 29, 2021. This new format will allow us to promote your business more than ever before!

About Our Pitch Competition 

Prizes

There are over $11,000 in prizes up for grabs at Seed Your Startup 2021.

  

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Competition Timeline 

If selected to move forward in Seed Your Startup 2021, please be aware of the following important dates: 

 

Aftersell founder Armon speaking and Apricotton founders sitting on couch

Last Year's Winners

Each year, we challenge student entrepreneurs to pitch their entrepreneurial ideas and pursuits to the Western community. Our Seed You Startup 2020 finalists were a talented group of driven individuals.

We're proud to learn that last year's winners, AfterSell and Apricotton, have continued growing the businesses.

Where are they now? Click the buttons below to learn where their entrepreneurial careers have taken them.

Snapshot of Important Dates

 

Open

Applications open on March 15, 2021. 

Close

Applications close on: April 11, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (ET). 

Winner

Winners will be determined on September 29, 2021. 

Questions? 

Our team at Morrissette Entrepreneurship is excited to offer this opportunity. Should you have any questions, feel free to send us a message. 

Get in Touch!

Simply provide your contact information and a member of our team will be in touch to address your inquiries.