WATCH THE

2021 POW WOW PITCH

GRAND FINALE

ABOUT THE PITCH

Pow Wow Pitch is a pitch competition for Indigenous entrepreneurs across Turtle Island to shine the spotlight on pow wow vendors, artists, business builders and innovators from all backgrounds and industries, whether just starting or looking to grow to the next level.

This year, more than 1,600 Indigenous entrepreneurs pitched their businesses online for a chance to win cash prizes ranging from $500 to $25,000 CAD.

MEET OUR 2021 WINNERS

Meet the 2021 Pow Wow Pitch Winners and watch the 2021 Grand Finale.

MEET THE FINALISTS

Meet the 29 Indigenous Finalists who will pitch on October 20th at 6 PM ET for $40,000 in cash prizes. Click here to meet our finalists.

 

MEET OUR SEMI-FINALSTS

This year, more than 1,600 applications poured in from across Turtle Island. Click here to meet our 150 Semi-Finalist.

MEET OUR MENTORS

Mentorship is an integral part of Pow Wow Pitch. Each Semi-Finalist was matched with at least two Mentors to support them in refining their business pitch. Click here to meet our 2021 Mentors.

MEET OUR JUDGES

Pow Wow Pitch is honoured to have the support of an esteemed panel of judges for each of our Regional Semi-Final events and our Grand Finale. Adjudicators are Pow Wow Pitch Alumni, Indigenous entrepreneurs, and corporate leaders who assess pitches, ask questions, provide feedback, and determine the Regional and Grand Prize Winner. Click here to meet our judges.

PEOPLE'S CHOICE PRIZE

Voting has now closed for the People's Choice Prize, where the public is invited to vote for their favourite entrepreneur to win $500 ad a guaranteed place in the Grand Finale.