The Venture Acceleration Program (VAP), an initiative of BCIC, helps early-stage entrepreneurs launch and grow their companies faster and smarter. Wavefront delivers VAP in downtown Vancouver.
If you are outside of BC, click here to learn more about what’s available in your area.
Venture Acceleration Program is a 4-month program designed for companies that are in the early stages of business planning and launch, who typically exhibit the following characteristics:
• Wireless/mobile technology company
• Getting ready to launch OR recently in market
• Working prototype developed OR in development
• Looking for mentorship and education for starting your business
Participants have the option of extending their mentorship meetings on a monthly basis following the 4-month program.
Not located in BC? Click here to learn about our National Program
|Call for applications opens||August 14|
|Application deadline||September 28, 4 pm PST|
|Shortlisted candidates contacted||September 29|
|Intake presentations (shortlisted candidates)||October 4|
|Final cohort confirmed||October 5|
|MVT Day 1||October 10|
|MVT Day 2||October 31|
|MVT Day 3||November 21|
Brad Lowe Acceleration Award:
The Brad Lowe Acceleration Award offers free access to Wavefront’s Venture Acceleration Program and space in Wavefront’s co-working space for one year. Upon applying for the Venture Acceleration Program you will be automatically considered for the scholarship. Deadline to apply for the Fall 2017 cohort was September 28, 2017.Applications Closed