LaunchPad Lab

By mmuise
Description:

If you have a business or social-enterprise idea or existing business, Launchpad Lab is the program for you!
This 8-week entrepreneurial incubator is for students who want to create a business, but aren't quite sure where to start. With the help of our 3 expert mentors and interactive exercises, you'll take your idea/business to the next level. Validate your idea, figure out your next steps, and much, much more. You’ll join 9 other driven students/teams pursuing their ideas and businesses to form a tight-knit community of student-entrepreneurs. You’ll come out of LaunchPad Lab with a game plan for your business/idea, new friends and networks, and skills that will serve you for your whole career.


Comments on Funding:

1. Each of the 10 students or teams chosen will get $1,000 to put towards their business.

Deadline: Applications are closed. Stay tuned for future intake announcements. The previous deadline was on November 26, 2023.
Eligibility:

LaunchPad Lab is for Mount Royal University's makers, creators, builders, and entrepreneurs.

Application Steps:

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Documentation Needed:

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Other Things to Note:

1. Applications for the Fall session of LaunchPad Lab are open until Sunday, October 2nd at midnight and will reopen for Winter session on Friday, November 4th.
2. Incubator benefits:
a) Gain access to a community of entrepreneurs on campus and in the Calgary Innovation Ecosystem;
b) Receive coaching and mentorship from the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship's team, your peers and alumni founders;
c) Apply for up to $2,500 in funding through the Founders Fund;
d) Apply for the JMH LaunchPad Pitch Competition;
e) Join us for our monthly meetups;
f) Gain access to the Slate Innovation Lab, an innovation space on campus.

About the author
mmuise