Alumni Entrepreneur Award

Entrepreneurship Award recognizes an inspirational entrepreneur who has had a significant and positive impact on the community through their business leadership

Deadline for nominations: January 31, 2020


All George Brown alumni are eligible to be nominated for this award except George Brown alumni who are the staff of the college. The applicant has to be a Founder or Co-founder of a Canadian Incorporated company or registered Sole-Proprietor in good standing with Canadian compliance.

Selection criteria

  • Demonstration of empathy and understanding for a problem and implementation of a solution that provides a value proposition for the end-user.
  • Evidence of social responsibility/impact company engages in, i.e., the support given to community groups, mentorship, the environmental impact of product/service.
  • Demonstration that the company has a strategy for growth and continued economic impact within Canada.

Supporting documents such as reference letters, testimonials, photos, copies or links to relevant videos and photos, media clippings other information deemed pertinent by the nominator can be emailed to