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Applications close this week for Canadian cleantech startup program


January 6, 2021
By Greta Chiu

Applications are closing soon for a mentorship and support opportunity designed for early stage Canadian cleantech companies.

Foresight’s Launch program provides six weeks of mentorship and support, designed to help entrepreneurs develop their skills, evaluate their businesses, prepare for investors and provide access to mentors and networking opportunities.

Targeted sectors include agri-food, water, energy, natural resources and more.

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With a focus on Western Canada, program applications for British Columbia, Calgary, and Edmonton are due Jan. 8.

The government of Saskatchewan announced a special collaborative accelerator project between Innovation Saskatchewan (IS) and Foresight for a four-month pilot training program. Up to 10 qualifying startups will be chosen, and each will be required to pay $200 per month to access the program. IS will be investing $22,000 in the project. Applications are due Jan 8.

For companies in other parts of Canada and in the world, Foresight’s global stream of their six-week Launch program closes Jan 15.

For more information, visit the Launch website.