Ignite Capital

Pitch Competition

What is Ignite Capital?

The Ignite Capital Pitch Competition is an initiative created by BITS’ sister organization, Ignite Capital – a not-for-profit organization that facilitates start-up financing for aspiring Ontario entrepreneurs.


BITS is a proud operating partner of Ignite Capital’s yearly pitch competition, where start-ups can win up to $20,000 for their business ventures. In 2017, the Ignite Capital Pitch Competition helped 12 Ontario entrepreneurs bring in more than $140,000 in start-up funding, as well as access industry-specific coworking spaces, business consulting, PR and legal work.


Interested start-ups can submit to compete in one of the following categories:

  • Starting Up
  • Scaling Up
  • Growing Up

Interested in applying or learning more?