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Longo Be Your Own Boss Competition
Now Open!

Are you a Humber student that participated in the Longo Be You Own Boss (BYOB) workshops? Have an entrepreneurial idea you want to grow? Apply to the Be Your Boss Competition to win a share of $40,000!

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students must be current students of Humber College. Individuals or teams of no more than four students can enter the competition
  • Applicant must have attended at least 5 of 7 BYOB workshops in the 21/22 or 22/23 academic years
  • Attend an optional Pitch Workshop on March 9. Register Here
  • Submit a completed application by Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Additional Information

  • Applicants will be contacted regarding the results of their submissions by April 6, 2023
  • The finalists will participate in an in person celebration and networking event on April 12, 2023
  • Winners of the BMO Launch Me competition are not eligible to apply to the BYOB Competition.


First Prize


Second Prize


Third Prize


Fourth Prize


Haven’t attended BYOB workshops yet? They are still running in person at Lakeshore Campus and North Campus.

Questions & Concerns:

If participants have any additional questions or concerns, please email