Brampton Venture Zone (Toronto Metropolitan University) – BVZ Inspire Program & BVZ Inspire Grant
BVZ INSPIRE is a 5-week market-validation program to inspire “entrecurious” individuals in becoming full-time technology entrepreneurs. BVZ INSPIRE provides industry-driven content, introductory venture creation materials and a curated curriculum that supports first-time founders with accelerating their market validation. .
Comments on Funding:
Individuals who register for the Inspire Program will be able to apply for 1 of 10 Inspire Grants. Each grant will be valued at up to $500, to be used for reimbursement of business expenses, with no strings attached – no equity or intellectual property taken in return.
RVZ’s industry sectors of focus:
- for 2021-2022 are Smart-City, Mobility, and Logistics as well as Community Health and Wellness.
- for 2022-2023 are Food Sustainability, Smart-City, Mobility, and Logistics as well as Health and Wellness.
Other Things to Note:
- Sign up for their newsletter to stay up to date on when registration opens for the next cohort!
When It Ends:
Applications now closed
Next deadlines to be announced