Tech Venture Challenge 2016 Sponsors

We would like to thank our sponsors and acknowledge their contributions to the Tech Venture Challenge.

ILO

GRAND PRIZE

$50,000 cash

Training and mentorship for top 10 finalists; ongoing support, post-competition, for top 10.

PwC

2ND PLACE CO-SPONSORSHIP

$10,000 cash

$7,000 in-kind professional services for Grand prize winner; $5,000 in-kind professional services for 2nd place winner; $3,000 in-kind professional services for 3rd place winner.

U of S College of Medicine COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

2ND PLACE CO-SPONSORSHIP

$10,000 cash

Mariner Innovations

2ND PLACE CO-SPONSORSHIP

$5,000 cash

New this year is the Mariner ICT Award - $5,000 of in-kind professional services to be awarded to a team selected by the TVC judges.

PIC Investment Group SquareOne MLTFuturpreneur  tinyEYE  Chamber CENTUS INC.   Wilson Centre     AgWestBio   Advance-Tek     RBC Banking    McKercher   DSI   BDC      L&L

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TECH COMMUNITY FUND - 3RD PLACE SPONSORSHIP

The goal is $10,000 for third place - we have raised $8,000 so far.

If you are interested in participating in this fund, please contact us for more details.

Innovation Place

GRAND PRIZE IN-KIND SPONSORSHIP

Office space, internet access and parking for the winner for one year valued at over $10,000.

RBC Banking

TOP 11 AND TOP 3 IN-KIND SERVICES

Top 11 - $2400 in-kind for a Business Deposit account "BDA" free for 12 months for 10 finalists who take their business idea through to commercialization.

Top 3 - $1230 in-kind in addition to the free BDA, 12 months free access to RBC Express electronic cash management Balance and Transaction reporting services.

Grad Students Association

GRADUATE STUDENT AWARD

$10,000 GSA Legacy Fund granted to the graduate students entering the Tech Venture Challenge and chosen by the judges for the award.

Specific repayment terms of these loans will be negotiable, depending on the needs of the start-up.