BMO Launch Me Competition

The BMO Launch Me Competition provides aspiring entrepreneurs with the opportunity to develop and pitch their business ideas for an opportunity to potentially win a portion of $135,000 in funding and resources to support the startup. There are three different categories:

BMO Women Innovators Competition: Encouraging and supporting female students and alumni in a traditionally male-dominated entrepreneurial landscape.
BMO Ground Breaker Competition: Supporting students across all faculties in order to build a community of innovators and problem solvers.
BMO New Graduate Startup Competition: Supporting new or recent graduates as they enter the workforce.  Help to support you in your ongoing ventures.

BMO Launch Me Competition Application and Business Plans are due on January 23rd, 2022. You can save your information below at any time and return to it later by clicking Save and Keep Editing. You may also add any supporting documentation to your application (i.e. your full business plan, logos or financials however, ensure the sections are completed in the platform as well as this is what judges will be reviewing). Once complete, click Finish and Submit. All fields must be filled. Only completed applications will be considered for review.

For additional information, please visit or contact the Centre for Entrepreneurship at Please allow 24-48 business hours for response.

Launch Me Competition