Type of Program:
Concept $5k is an University of Waterloo pre-incubator program for students. The Concept $5K pitch competition offers the opportunity for University of Waterloo student led teams with innovative solutions and high potential business ideas to showcase their hard work and compete for grant funding.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is a $5,000 grant.
Student teams can only win a Concept $5K Grant once.
When It Ends:
Applications closed for Fall 2021
Applicant must submit:
must submit an online application;
are highly encouraged to attend the Intro Session: Pitch to Win after their application has been submitted. At the workshop, applicants will be shown different components of a three-minute business pitch, and have the chance to practice in front of their peers and receive helpful feedback.
Other Things to Note:
The Concept $5K Finals are held three times a year. Check their website for the updated 2022 dates.