A tentative prize structure is outlined below. Prizes are subject to change.
Participants who proceed to the preliminary pitch-off receives a 1-year license with SAGE Accounting's One Cloud accounting service, while category winners receive a 2-year license.
All Venture Stream finalists will also receive complimentary entry to the 2019 New Ventures BC Competition.
Top Venture Prize
One (1) Participant will win the Top Venture Prize package
- $10,000 cash prize
- In-kind Legal Services Package (the winner will receive general corporate advice relating to corporate structure, employment/consulting agreements, and privacy issues)
- In-kind Accounting & Compliance Package
- Entry to New Ventures BC competition
A Participant may win the Top Venture Prize in addition to a category prize.
Small Business Runner-Up
Female Founder Award
Social Impact Award
SFU Alumni Founder Award
Penguin Pivot Prize
*Participants may be awarded an Attribute Award in addition to a Category Prize; these awards may also be awarded to participants who pitched to the preliminary panels but are not finalists for the Venture Prize.