GCSC New Home Banner V2 (1).jpg

Canada's Biggest Student Competition


The competition



Pitch something you think is great

Pick something you are passionate about, and - on a 30-90 second video - tell us what makes it better than the alternatives (click here for judging criteria and tips)

Learn to pitch something new to you

We'll introduce you to one of our 25 amazing sponsors, and you will learn how to pitch their products and services like a pro

Role play a live sales meeting

Senior business leaders from world-class companies will mentor you on how to manage a critical first sales meeting

Our Mission so far...

Launched in 2014, The Great Canadian Sales Competition is now Canada's Biggest Student Competition, with 3,000+ contestants expected to enter from 80 Universities and Colleges in Year 3. To-date, more than 1,800 Canadian students have developed new skills, networked and learned from amazing business leaders, and won trips, mentoring sessions, cash and other prizes.

Recap video from the Final Round & Winners Gala 2016

Recap video from the Final Round & Winners Gala 2015

What we've heard

"What an amazing opportunity to develop business skills, make connections, and find a job"

- Sarah Westwood, Contestant and
GCSC 2016 1st Place Winner

"I look forward to this contest every year because I know we are going to find amazing talent that we can hire to help us grow"

- Loren Padelford, General Manager, Shopify

"Thanks to the GCSC I am leaving school with an incredible opportunity from one of the world's best technology companies"

- Ali Abassi, Contestant and GCSC 2016 Finalist 

2017 Sponsors



Featured entries




Have a look at all of the 2017 submissions.  


Join the Conversation