$50k Student Entrepreneur Investment Prize

$50k Student Entrepreneur Investment Prize is back for its second year! Front Row Ventures (FRV) is Canada’s leading university-focused and student-operated VC firm with a presence on 20+ university campuses across Canada. They are early-stage and industry-agnostic investors backing high-impact student entrepreneurs with diverse backgrounds and ambitious technology-enabled ideas.


Eligibility Criteria

This prize is open to attendees of Startupfest working on a startup with at least one co-founder currently enrolled at a Canadian university or who has graduated no longer than 6 months ago. The company must also be incorporated in Canada.

The Process

Pre-registration is mandatory to pitch, but a few wild card spots will be available on site. We recommend pre-registration to guarantee a time slot.
The pre-registration form is now live.
On July 10 and 11, join the FRV team in The Startupfest Village to make your pitch.

Prize Details

This prize is a $50,000 investment under FRV's standard safe note, (subject to standard legal due diligence).

Final judges to be announced in the coming weeks!

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