photo collage symbolizing networkingStudents and recent graduates hoping to turn their ideas into businesses may apply to the RBC EPIC Founders startup accelerator program.

Applications open for startup accelerator program

The Entrepreneurship Practice and Innovation Centre (EPICentre) is accepting applications for its RBC EPIC Founders Program through Monday, May 10.

The 12-week startup accelerator program is aimed at students and recent graduates who want to turn their ideas into businesses. Participants will receive a stipend of up to $6,000 per person in seed funding, as well as:

  • connect with an experienced mentor;
  • attend exclusive events with guest speakers;
  • join a network of entrepreneurs and community members; and
  • pitch their business idea for a chance to win additional cash prizes.

Find more information on the program website.