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Gerstein Science Information Centre


Recommended resources for research related to entrepreneurship, startups and commercialization: from science and technology literature to market research and patents.

Pitch Competitions

The following is a list of pitch competitions U of T students can enter to win money and other prizes to support their startups. Some are student-focused and others are open to the public.

Due to varying application cycles, some competitions on this list may be out of date by a year. Please check the individual pitch competition site for deadlines, eligibility and other key information.

Inclusion on this page is not an endorsement by University of Toronto Libraries.

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List of Pitch Competitions

University of Toronto Pitch Competitions

Student & Alumni Competitions

Healthcare Competitions

Government & Law Competitions

Student & Alumni Competitions

Government & Social Innovation Competitions

General Competitions

Student Competitions

Health, Science & Technology Competitions

Social Innovation Competitions

Industry Competitions


This page has been updated by Gerstein GSLA Kieran Menzies McGarry.