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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.

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About Our Pitch Competition 


There are over $8,500 in prizes up for grabs at Seed Your Startup 2024!


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Competition Timeline 

If selected to move forward in Seed Your Startup 2024, please be aware of the following important dates:


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Previous 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 their businesses.

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

Snapshot of Important Dates



Applications open on:

Monday, January 8, 2024


Applications close on:

Friday, March 1 at 11:59 p.m.


Finalists will live pitch on

Tuesday, March 26, 2024


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.