Pitch Your Biz Markham

What’s Your Big Idea?

Thank you for your interest in Pitch Your Biz, Markham! Intake has now closed and we are no longer accepting submissions.

Got a winning idea? Submit your business pitch for a chance to win up to $500! The Pitch Your Biz Markham competition will encourage you to develop an idea, undertake research and write a business pitch deck and/or create a video. You can work individually or as group (up to three students) to create and submit your pitch deck and/or video. A panel of judges from the business, government and educational communities will determine the winners.

Here’s what you need to qualify:

Markham high school or post-secondary student
• A great business concept
• Entrepreneurial spirit

There are cash awards for the top submissions:

High School Students

Cash Prize
Gr 9 and 10 First Prize
$500 per group
Grade 11 and 12 First Prize
$500 per group

Post-Secondary Students

Cash Prize
Seneca First Prize
$500 per group

All Students

Award Cash Prize
Video Pitch First Prize $200 per group

You may submit your finished business pitch by email to msbc@Markham.ca .  All submissions are due by June 7, 2021

For detailed Pitch Your Biz guidelines, click here.

For a Pitch Deck example, click here.

For more information on Pitch Your Biz Markham, please contact:

Markham Small Business Centre
3600 Steeles Avenue East
Markham, Ontario, L3R 9Z7
905.477.7000 x6722
Email: msbc@markham.ca

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