high school business plan competition

Stu Clark High School Pitch Workshop

Stu Clark High School Pitch Workshop


Friday May 26, 2023

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM


Asper School of Business 
181 Freedman Crescent

What You Can Expect

The Stu Clark Centre will welcome students to embark on a fast paced day of listening, learning and doing! Our goal is to encourage students to discover their entrepreneurial skills and provide an opportunity to learn strategies on how to think creatively and channel their inner entrepreneur into real life activities. The day will end with a small pitch competition to practice public speaking. Listen, learn and DO. 

Application Process

Tell us why you are passionate about entrepreneurship!

Students must submit a 500 word writeup on which entrepreneur inspires them, or why entrepreneurship is important to them. Students are encouraged to use real life experiences and or ambitions in their writeup! 

50 students from across Manitoba will be accepted into the one-day workshop. This event FREE to attend. Food will be provided as well as a gift. 

Students will have the opportunity to win prizes during the Pitch Competition, and all students will receive a certificate of completion. 

Students must currently be enrolled in a MB high school in grades  9 - 12.

Important dates

  • Deadline to apply (11:59 PM CST)


  • Best Overall Pitch





Eligibility Requirements:

  • Students must be currently enrolled in a high school in the Province of MB


How to apply


  1. Fill out application form online on Startup Tree 
  2. Write 250 - 500 words on which entrepreneur inspires you and why
  3. Submit application form by Wednesday April 26, 2023 (11:59 PM CST)


Rules and guidelines

This competition is for high school students across the Province of Manitoba.

Privacy disclaimers

As this competition is open to the public, data or information discussed or divulged throughout the competition is considered information that can enter the public domain therefore teams requiring non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) should not participate.

Any footage of the event will be used for marketing, PR, promotional materials.

Contact us

Amy Jones
Program Coordinator
Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship
Room 212 Drake Centre
181 Freedman Crescent
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada