Alberta Catalyzer

By mmuise

Alberta Catalyzer is a merit based, pre-accelerator that provides free company support, resources, and coaching to entrepreneurs to launch and grow their tech-enabled company, preparing them to advance to the scaleup and acceleration stages. It consists of three programs, Engage, Traction, and Velocity, that support startups at various stages of development.

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Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must:

  • be tech-enabled businesses;
  • be early-stage startups;
  • be entrepreneurs who want to do business or grow their business in Alberta - including international entrepreneurs;
  • For applicants in the Engage Program:
    a) have Customer discovery interviews with Tracked learnings:
    i. 25 for B2C;
    ii. 10 for B2B .
    b) have an early-stage plan for an MVP;
    c) can demonstrate customer desirability.
  • For applicants in the Traction Program:
    a) have created the first version of their tech-enabled business – minimum viable product (MVP);
    b) have ready and actively pursuing your first sales/customer commitment.
  • For applicants in the Velocity Program:
    a) have recurring revenues;
    b) be preparing to scale and generate exponential growth in operations.
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Alberta Catalyzer is a merit based, pre-accelerator, developed and delivered by Platform Calgary and Edmonton Unlimited, with support from partners and organizations across the Alberta Innovation Network.

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