Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

It is our pleasure to announce the upcoming Douglas College Self Employment Services Entrepreneur of the Year Awards on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Anvil Centre Theatre in New Westminster.

This energetic networking event is always filled with the excitement of family, friends, peers and community VIP's. It is a great night to celebrate the hard work and commitment of all SEP entrepreneurs.


Nomination deadline extended to August 15!  Click here (PDF) or click here (Word) for the nomination form. We encourage you to nominate yourself, your classmates or have someone nominate you! Our EYA finalists receive free publicity, while being showcased to community VIP's and recognition by peers.

Winners of this year's EYA will receive:

  • Networking opportunities
  • Potential speaking opportunities at SEP events
  • Valuable exposure through print and social media
  • Increased professional profile
  • A beautiful Douglas College Entrepreneur of the Year Award to display with pride

 Nomination categories are as follows:

  • Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Overall)
  • High-Tech
  • Construction/Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Service
  • Home-based Business
  • Perseverance
  • 55 Plus Entrepreneur
  • Youth Entrepreneur

Ticket Purchase:

Come cheer on our finalists, meet new people and connect with old friends. Tickets are available now for $25.

We have arranged for several methods of payment for your convenience:

  • Pay online at Eventbrite. They take Visa, Mastercard and American Express.
  • Mail in or pay in person by cheque or with exact change at: 

             Attn. Rita Sieber, EYA 2015, David Lam Campus, Room A1410

1250 Pinetree Way Coquitlam BC V3B 7X3  

We look forward to seeing you there!


The Entrepreneur of the Year Awards wouldn't exist without the support of our sponsors. If you would like to give back to the program, this is an opportunity to be involved in the program and support our entrepreneurs. Alumni are encouraged to take advantage of our special $500 sponsorship category.  In addition to helping make a wonderful evening a reality, you will receive:

  • Reserved seating tickets (2)            
  • Corporate recognition on the event program   
  • Sponsor thank you printed on the SE website

Contact EYA@douglascollege.ca if you would like a sponsorship package or click here.

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