Compete to secure a $100,000 convertible note and position your startup for follow-on investment.
Finalists receive free one-year software licenses from our official sponsor, MathWorks (such as MATLAB and Simulink) with full technical support.
Gain valuable insight and feedback from the N100 Power Panel and Northumberland CFDC Investment Committee.
Hone your pitch and investment proposal and advance your business through a competitive gauntlet.
Take advantage of focused local partnership advantages in Northumberland (such as engineering, prototyping, manufacturing, high quality and competitively priced media and design talent, access to professional support and strategy services) while maintaining proximity to Toronto (just over an hour from Port Hope and Cobourg).
Benefit from concurrent entrepreneurial development and training along the way, from Northumberland CFDC and Spark Centre—whether you ultimately win or not.