Diversity is our strength
— Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada


TakeOver Innovation Conference is committed to equal representation from women and men speakers, and to a commitment of being inclusive for speakers and attendees.

Diversity Scholarship

TakeOver will be awarding five Diversity Scholarships of up to $2,000 per recipient to help cover the costs of attendance. The awards will be given out to conference attendees who apply for the Scholarship and identify as women, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities, and visible minorities.  A Diversity Committee will select the five recipients. 


  • Must be able to attend the conference

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age to participate

  • Must complete and submit the application by the close date

  • Scholarship recipients are responsible for booking and arranging their own travel and accommodations