Sweet Startups Win Serious Swag (The Prizes Post)

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Just two sleeps to go until Startup Weekend Toronto EDU kicks off at The Working Group! Are you excited? Prepared? Have you been honing your pitch?

Startup Weekend isn’t just about winning. It’s an opportunity to network, learn new skills, grow as a person and maybe meet your future cofounders. But winning is cool too, and so with that in mind we’ve put together a tasty lil’ prize pack for the winning teams.

The winners will be selected by an amazing panel of judges on Sunday evening, after which we’ll all head over to the Toronto Beer Academy to celebrate a weekend’s work well done and find out who the winning teams are.

FIRST PLACE

  • C&A Prepr Innovation Assessment Grant ($5000) – Chagpar & Associates 
  • Legal setup service from cobalt ($1000)
  •  One month intensive advisory support from the MaRS Education Innovation advisors
  • 2 hours of incorporation advisory support from a MaRS legal service providers. ($400)
  • 2 hours of IP consultation support from a leading IP lawyer ($400)
  • Enrolment in the Entrepreneur’s Toolkit Workshop Series (5 sessions at $560 = $2800) – MaRS
  • PR consultancy ($1000) - Lotus Leaf
  • One year Gold subscription to Treehouse + 2 x ebooks ($640)
  • 2 x tickets for NEXT at Google in October – ($600) Boast Capital 
  • Event planning consultancy session ($500) – T+H Events
  • 2 x tickets for Design Thinking For Impact ($450)- Exhibit Change
  • Feature interview with Prepr - Chagpar & Associates 
  • Raspberry Pi kit - Chagpar & Associates 

 

SECOND PLACE

  • One month intensive advisory support from the MaRS Education Innovation advisors - MaRS
  • Legal setup service from cobalt ($1000)
  • Feature interview with Prepr - Chagpar & Associates 
  • Six month Silver subscription to Treehouse + 1 x ebooks ($175)
  • Event planning consultancy session ($500) – T+H Events
  • Model rocket kit - Chagpar & Associates 

 

THIRD PLACE

  • One month intensive advisory support from the MaRS Education Innovation advisors - MaRS
  • Legal setup service from cobalt ($1000)
  • Feature interview with Prepr - Chagpar & Associates 
  • Four month Silver subscription to Treehouse ($100)
  • Event planning consultancy session ($500) – T+H Events
  • Model rocket kit - Chagpar & Associates 

 

In addition to the prizes listed below, we’ll also have some special giveaways for the top three pitches of the weekend. Even more incentive to get that pitch in top shape!