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AGE-WELL Emerging Entrepreneur Award in Technology and Aging

Posted on: Feb 4, 2019

AGE-WELL – Canada’s technology and aging network is accepting applications for the Emerging Entrepreneur Award.

This award supports development of emerging entrepreneurs to create and grow an innovative start-up with potential social and economic impact in Canada. All students and recent graduates (graduates within the last three years) with an innovative idea or a business that can improve the lives of older adults and caregivers are eligible to apply for this award.

  1. Award Value and Term: $25,000 (1 year award; not renewable)
  2. Business/innovation area:  AGE-WELL’s 8 Challenge Areas
  3. Timeline: Applications Open: 1 February, 2019
    Completed Applications Due:  8 March, 2019
    Results Available: 27 March, 2019
    Funding Commences: April 2019

Please contact Isha Katyal, manager, CIAR at isha.katyal@concordia.ab.ca for any questions regarding application, assistance with applying or information on the challenge areas.