• Applicant is the venture’s founder; co-founder(s) will be considered;
  • Any adult age or background;
  • A unique and innovative idea that is in raw, seed, early, or growth stage;
  • For-profit startup
  • Applicant(s) is able to arrive to Toronto, ON for program. Successful applicants will receive a letter of invitation from an SVS recommended education facility, in order to obtain appropriate visa;
  • An ability to communicate in English equivalent to a minimum of Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 5;
  • Completion of one year of study in a post-secondary institution;


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    In order to successfully complete the program and present the venture to funders, participants must attend, in person, all seminars and lectures.

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