Stu Clark Investment Competition

SAVE THE DATE: SCIC 2020 will take place March 13 & 14!

The Stu Clark Investment Competition represents a prestigious, international academic competition designed to mimic the real world process of starting a new venture while rewarding innovative thinking and entrepreneurial spirit.  

The competition is for graduate students to gain real experience while developing and growing new ventures based on the student created, managed or owned ventures.

Just by participating we guarantee you’ll get at least $1,000, but more than that, the expertise and feedback you will receive from our leading industry expert judges is more than money can buy.

Throughout this 2-day competition teams will compete in an elevator pitch, logo pitch and business plan presentation for more than $60, 000  prize money, and will evaluate the feasibility, market opportunity and business model of a new venture.


Business Plan Competition

1st Place $20,000
2nd Place $10,000
3rd Place $5,000
4th Place $2,500

Elevator Pitch

1st Place $1,500
2nd Place $1,000
3rd Place $750

Logo Pitch

1st Place $1,500
2nd Place $1,000
3rd Place $750

In addition to any prize money won, each team is guaranteed a $1,000 to help defray travel costs and accommodations, all money will be distributed in CDN dollars.


Application and two page executive summary due: 11:59 PM Thursday, January 23, 2020

Schools advised of acceptance: Monday, February 3, 2020

Business plans due: Friday, March 6, 2020 


Fairmont Winnipeg
2 Lombard Place
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3B 0Y3

For reservations please call 1-204-985-6234 or the global reservations Centre 1-800-441-1414. Please identify yourself as part of the Stu Clark Investment Competition to receive our group rate.


 Contact Program Coordinator
Amy (Briscoe) Jones