We are pleased to announced that applications are now open for our fifth annual Ignite Competition.
Ignite 2017 will be handing out $80,000 to winning entrepreneurs across four categories:
• Discovery Category: $25,000
• Scale-up Category: $25,000
• Ontario Power Generation Category: $25,000
• Student Entrepreneur Category: $5,000
The Ignite competition journey includes a pitch school, 60 second pitch competition, three minute pitch competition and 30 minute boardroom competition before a panel of judges chooses the winners.
Outside of the prizes for winners, Ignite offers the opportunity for entrepreneurs to learn how to perfect their pitch and also have a chance to practice in front of real investors.
Applications must be received by September 29th. Visit ignitedurham.ca to apply and for more information on eligibility criteria and important dates.