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  • Early Stage Incubator

    Provides students and recent alumni from ALL faculties with business development services for their new or existing ventures, with mentorship from experienced entrepreneurs. The Pre-Incubation program provides support to Idea and Concept Development while ventures at the Business Phase are supported through the Incubator Program. read more


    SPARK at SFU’s Coast Capital Savings Venture Connection offers pre-venture services in a self-directed program to help you explore your business idea and better understand your market.  read more

  • Mentor Meet

    Explore your startup idea with an experienced entrepreneur at any one of our Mentor Meet sessions! You get 10-15 minutes to ask your mentor any questions about your idea / company. read more

  • #MadeBySFU

    #MadeBySFU is an annual competition showcasing Simon Fraser University makers and product-based ventures. Applications open August 26, 2019! read more

  • Coast Capital Savings Speaker Series

    This speaker series inspires SFU students to consider the opportunities of entrepreneurship by inviting founders of leading Vancouver startups to share their stories of success, struggles and industry quirks.  read more

  • Discovery Foundation Tech4Impact

    Created to promote and support British Columbia’s high tech research and development industry, Discovery Foundation, a registered charity, facilitates innovation by delivering The Technology Education Program (TEP). read more

  • Venture Internship

    MBA Internship semesters to develop a new venture concept or existing venture business plan. For MBA students only during the fall term.  read more

  • Ignition Workshop Series

    A 10-part workshop series designed to build a toolkit for founders or senior team members, and help them to lay the groundwork of a successful company. read more

  • Innovative Designs for Accessibility (IDeA) Competition

    Applications are now closed for this competition. Check back in the Fall for the winner update! Applications will open again next year.  read more

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