Propel Entrepreneurship

Seed Your Startup

Propel and Leap Junction invite you to turn your business idea into a reality by participating in our seventh annual pitch competition.

On April 5, 2018 students will pitch their business idea to a panel of successful entrepreneurs from the community.  There are two categories: Retail/Product and Technology/Service. 

Retail/Product Prize (non-software based startups):  $3000, formal mentorship, access to co-working space, and opportunity to sell product for 1 year in the Book Store at Western.*

Technology/Service Prize (software based startups): $3000, formal mentorship, and access to co-working space. Apply by Tuesday, February 28, 2018.

Applications Open

Review: Participants and Eligibility  


Sponsors: TBA


Past SYS Winners:

Grammit (2017 - Retail)

Beatcamp (2017 – Technology)

Pascal Press (2016)

GamerLink (2015)

Illbury + Goose (formerly dpms) (2014)

GamePress (2013)

Sky Eye Media (2012)


*Additional Terms and Conditions May Apply


 Read about last year's Seed Your StartuP