Celebrating Excellence in
Indigenous Entrepreneurship

The Indigenous Entrepreneur Awards presented by Pow Wow Pitch recognize and celebrate excellence and outstanding impact in Indigenous entrepreneurship.

Indigenous entrepreneurs and Indigenous-owned businesses across Turtle Island can apply or nominate others for their entrepreneurial perseverance, growth, impact and example as true Indigenous icons of our generation.

Applicants and nominees must reside on Turtle Island and be Inuit, Métis or First Nations. They may be any type of entrepreneur running any kind of business in any industry, so long as they have been operating for a minimum of three years.

Applications and nominations are open with a deadline of June 21, 2022. Winners will be announced and celebrated during a digitally broadcast awards presentation on November 3, 2022.

In addition to the title, Winners will receive a unique sterling silver pin hand-crafted by Dakota Brant, Founder of Sapling and Flint and a plaque encased with a limited edition signed print of 'Red Rising,' a beautiful art piece created by award-winning Indigenous artist Patrick Hunter.

2022 Awards Application and Nomination Form