New Ventures BC is committed to helping tech startups grow.

We offer 4 accelerator programs with application periods year round that are designed to support startups of all stages, from ideation to scale-up. Check out below which New Ventures BC program best fits your startup needs.

Programs currently accepting applications:

  • Venture Acceleration Program

Venture Acceleration Program

For idea to growth-stage startups.

Get regular mentorship, from wherever you are in BC.

Join our distance Venture Accelerator Program. Whether you’re in the ideation stage, ready to scale or looking to pivot, our online education and one-to-one mentorship is here to support you.

Program Status: Accepting Applications

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Discovery Foundation Mosaic Accelerator

To empower and support BIPOC women-led businesses.

An early-stage accelerator empowering non-technical, marginalized and BIPOC women to build successful, sustainable, tech-enabled businesses.

We help our participants overcome the technology and business challenges faced by Black, Indigenous, Latin, Asian, Middle Eastern, transgender, neurodivergent, women with disabilities, and immigrant women. By empowering women from all backgrounds, we create a more just and prosperous society for all.

Program Status: Applications Open Fall 2024

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Discovery Foundation Indigenous Tech Founders Program

An 8-week mentorship program designed to help Indigenous Founders learn how to launch and grow their tech company.

In this program, our founders will receive dedicated and personalized mentorship through an Indigenous lens, and gain access to a community of mentors.

Program Status: Applications Open Fall 2024

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Digital Marketing and Sales Accelerator

Mentorship to build a scalable revenue model.

Have an early-stage start-up ready for growth?

The Digital Marketing and Sales Accelerator is a practical and tactical 8-week program to help increase sales and scale your business.

Through personalized, weekly mentorship, you’ll get education and strategic support.

This initiative is delivered by New Ventures BC with funding support from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP).

Program Status: Applications Open Fall 2024

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