Spark Fund

By mmuise

The Spark Fund is a fund for first-time student entrepreneurs at Memorial University.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to $500 to test the potential of the applicant's idea.

Deadline: Currently accepting applications

The applicant must:

  • be enrolled at Memorial University (in the case of student teams at least 50% must be enrolled at Memorial University);
  • be working on/in pre-revenue startups with no sales and have not received any government or private funding (Family/own funding is acceptable);
  • have not yet taken advantage of the Spark, Ignite, or Mel Woodward Cup Funding for the same or similar business idea.
Application Steps:

The applicants must: 1. submit a one-minute video or audio pitch of the idea (selfie videos from their phone are accepted);

2. complete a lean canvas for the idea;

3. complete the timeline template;

4. explain the suggested use of funds.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

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