Comments on Funding:
Participants have the opportunity to compete for over $80,000 worth of monetary prizes to fund winning ventures, as well as in-kind services such as consulting sessions from reputable companies and venture capital firms to guide winning teams
Round 1: Applicants must submit a 3-5 page business plan, and an optional 5 minute recorded presentation;
Round 2: The top 15 ventures pitch their business to a panel of judges in Toronto on day 1. The top 6 will pitch to a larger panel on day 2, competing for over $80K in prizes.
Applicants must submit all documents to email@example.com, including:
- Business plan document;
- YouTube link to video pitch (optiona);
- Document Used for Presentation in Video Pitch, if applicable.
Business plans are only to be submitted via e-mail. If a participant has an issue with this, they must contact their respective competitor coordinator (contact information is available on www.theqec.com/competitors) to discuss other submission arrangements. Under these circumstances, business plans must be submitted one week earlier to accommodate alternative submission methods.
Other Things to Note:
The Queen’s Entrepreneurs’ Competition (QEC) will be conducted on January 20-22, 2023.