Resources and Applications

Published on Thursday, January 19, 2017

Your opportunity for marketing and PR with new UBC story! Submit your innovation story to UBC by January 27

BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative Funding Why You Should Care: Five BCIC ISI grants available for e@UBC ventures. The grants are for ventures that will be hiring personnel and interns to complete projects by April 2017.

Open Angel Pitch Night Why You Should Care: If you are a tech startup raising <$1M in your first or second round, Open Angel could be your investment matchmaker! Apply by Jan 27.

2017 SingularityU Canada Global Impact Challenge Why You Should Care: The winner of this challenge will secure a full sponsorship to attend the prestigious Global Solutions Program at Singularity University. Apply by Feb 15.

Ready to Rocket – Nominations Why You Should Care: It’s a recognition list that profiles B.C. technology companies with the greatest potential for revenue growth. Apply by Feb 19.

Canadian Startup Awards - Nominations Why You Should Care: The Canadian Startup Awards recognize and celebrate the nation’s bright spots in tech. Presented by Techvibes. Apply by January 31

Hatching Health – The Great Hatch Why You Should Care: Looking for motivated individuals from all backgrounds who are passionate about changing the face healthcare for British Columbians. Apply by February 10

World Outlook Financial Conference  Why You Should Care: The Conference brings together some of the finest independent financial analysts speakers, as well as workshops on diverse Personal Finance strategies. To register for your free two-day pass click the link below. Please note, there are a maximum of 200 tickets available and will be provided on a first come, first serve basis. Registration page link.

Mitacs - UBC startups can apply for national research funding Why You Should Care: This new program from Mitacs Canada can allow student-founded companies to receive funding for collaborative projects with university researchers.

Yazabi - Looking for machine learning talent? Check out Yazabi’s Machine Learning Service