2016 Winners

Each year, hundreds of nominations for the Startup Canada Awards pour in from across the country to recognize those who embody and have achieved excellence in entrepreneurship. Then, thousands join us to celebrate the regional winners at local, grassroots ceremonies in startup spaces and education hubs across Canada. Watch the journey here.

Startup Canada is honoured to announce the 2016 Startup Canada Award regional winners. These winners are nation-builders inspiring the next generation of game changers, disruptors, and innovative leaders. They demonstrate that taking risks, disrupting industries, and supporting one another are pathways to a successful future for all Canadians.


Check out the 2016 Regional Winners!

Atlantic Startup Canada Award Winners

Ontario Startup Canada Awards Winners

Quebec  Startup Canada Award Winners

British Columbia and the North Startup Canada Awards Winners 

Prairies Startup Canada Award Winners


Please note that the following Startup Canada Awards will only be presented at the National ceremony in Toronto on November 29, 2016:

Startup Canada Newcomer Entrepreneur Award, presented by Freshdesk

Startup Canada Indigenous Entrepreneur Award

Startup Canada Resilient Entrepreneur Award

Startup Canada Community of the Year

Startup Canada Policy Prize

These winners will be announced in November.