Founders Program: North Star

By mmuise

North Star is offered over 12 to 24 months to established founders who are positioned for rapid accelerated growth gaining access to advanced customized training sessions, growth coaches, expanded support, and mentorship. North Forge will connect them with the critical resources they need to advance their business into becoming a Series A company.

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Deadline: Currently accepting applications

Applicants must:

  • be established founders who are positioned for rapid accelerated growth;
  • be in technology, STEM and advanced manufacturing;
  • be based in Canada.
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Other Things to Note:

North Star businesses get access to the following in-kind support services:
1. Advanced customized training sessions on a variety of specific business topics;
2. Weekly access to North Forge staff coaching;
3. One-on-one access to experienced industry and business members;
4. Numerous partner programs, resources, and industry networks;
5. Unique access to free and subsidized business services;
6. Pathfinding and coaching support to access growth capital;
7. Pitch presentation scrubs;
8. Access to a co-working desk at the Innovation Hub;
9. Connection with VC and angel networks, and other critical resources to help your business scale.

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