30-Day Bootcamp (formerly: 30-Day Cube Bootcamp)

By mmuise

The 30-Day Bootcamp is designed to equip aspiring entrepreneurs for success within the Startup Incubator. Throughout the month, participants engage in comprehensive training and education delivered by seasoned professionals. The program lays a solid groundwork regardless of the individual's level of prior experience. It offers significant advantages such as networking opportunities, skill enhancement, and a thorough evaluation of the participant’s current stage and needs, ensuring tailored support to align with their entrepreneurial objectives.

Comments on Funding:

No funding provided.

Deadline: Currently accepting applications

Applicants must:

  • have an innovation or technology-driven startup within one of five specific sectors:
    a) Agriculture Technology;
    b) Clean Technology;
    c) Digital Technology;
    d) Healthcare Technology;
    e) Social Innovation;
    Alternatively, their product should hold Intellectual Property rights.
    Note: A startup is deemed technology-driven if its core mission involves the development and distribution of proprietary technology, not including activities such as re-distribution or consultancy.
  • have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) that offers enough features to engage early customers who can then provide input for future enhancements.
  • operate, or intend to operate, within the Peterborough and Kawarthas area.
  • employ at least one individual full-time in a role focused on sales and revenue growth.
  • demonstrate qualities such as drive, receptiveness to coaching, and a propensity for collaboration among team members.
  • commit to working closely with the Innovation Cluster for the entire duration of the program.

Application Steps:

Applicants must send an email at cduarte@innovationcluster.ca to learn more about the program, as well as the Cube Incubation and application process.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

1. Geography: Peterborough and the Kawarthas (and beyond, reaching as far north as Haliburton).
2. Before the incubation at the Innovation Cluster begins, they kick off a 30-Day Cube Bootcamp for new clients each quarter. The Bootcamp begins the first week of January, May, and September.
3. While they accept applications to the Cube Incubation on an ongoing basis, accepted clients will not begin their programming until the following quarter.
4. After successfully completing the 30 Day Cube Bootcamp Program, clients will undergo a Milestone Review to reflect on their business's growth and needs, followed by a full integration into the 6-month Cube Incubation Program and have access to all resources and mentors from the Innovation Cluster.

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