Posted: February 8, 2022


Not Applicable

Type of Program:



The Pre-Accelerator Support Program is designed for high potential, early-stage companies. Our team will work with you to refine and solidify your value proposition and business model – and prepare you for one of our later-stage growth programs.

Comments on Funding:

No funding involved.

When It Ends:



Rolling deadline


Applicants must:

  • be high potential, early-stage tech companies;
  • align with one of our key sectors: Hardware & Enterprise Software, Health, FinTech, or Advanced Manufacturing (including Environment & Clean Tech);
  • e an incorporated company in Canada;
  • ave a business (CRA) number;
  • have a coachable founder who has demonstrated leadership and business acumen required to validate their business idea and gain initial traction in their target market;
  • have ability to achieve the needed traction and validation within six months’ time to qualify for one of our later-stage programs.

Applications Steps:


Applicants must submit their application online.

Other Things to Note:

  1. 1
    ventureLAB is a leading technology hub located in Markham in York Region, Canada’s second largest tech cluster.
  2. 2
    Those interested can join the ventureLAB Orientation (webinar) or contact ventureLAB for further details.
  3. 3
    There is an apply now button on the webpage, but is not active.

About the author 


Maurice (Moe) Muise learned the ins-and-outs of government while an employee of the Government of Canada in Ottawa for 10 years. His current focus is helping small businesses in Ontario to identify and maximize government grants to grow their business.
Click here to learn more about Moe's background and how he can help your business.


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