The Co.launch program is a province-wide accelerator for early-stage tech startups in the ideation and prototype phase. The program takes about 3 months to complete and in the latest co.hort finale (May 28th) the startups competed for an Innovation Enterprise funded $15,000 cash prize. Of the six finalists that pitched, two have USask founders, and two have USask students working for them. The two with USask founders took home all the prizes.
SnowHydro (Patricia Tozatti) – won a trip from SREDA to San Francisco, also was runner-up in the cash prize, taking $5K
BetterCart (Melanie Morrison, USask faculty) – won the other $10K
Innovation Enterprise is proud to support and encourage tech entrepreneurship in Saskatchewan.