BCIC-New Ventures Competition 2011: Now Open to Applications Until April 18, 2011 | Webnames Blog

BCIC-New Ventures Competition 2011: Now Open to Applications Until April 18, 2011

Webnames.ca is once again proud to sponsor the annual BCIC-New Ventures Competition. Now in its 11th year, the BCIC-New Ventures Competition is one of North America’s largest technology business idea competitions. The Competition attracts applicants from a wide range of industries including cleantech, digital media, Internet, information technology and life sciences.

Entrepreneurs learn how to develop their ideas into a profitable company plus have the opportunity to win more than $360,000 in prizes.

  • $130,000 BCIC First Prize
  • $70,000 BCIC Second Prize
  • $40,000 BCIC Third Prize
  • $40,000 BC Hydro Sustainability Prize
  • $20,000 BC Bioenergy Network Prize

This year’s competition includes three new prizes for Agritech and Social Ventures:

  • $15,000 Vancity Social Venture Prize
  • $30,000 Agritech Innovation First Prize
  • $20,000 Agritech Innovation Second Prize

The competition is open to any BC person, resident or business with a technology-focused idea that has not yet secured significant financing from external investors (i.e. investors other than friends, family and company founders).

Register today and learn what it takes to make your company a success from the program’s seminars, speakers and networking opportunities with industry experts.

Check out all the partners and sponsors who make this program possible.

Application deadline: Midnight April 18, 2011. Good luck!
Visit www.newventuresbc.com or follow on Twitter @nvbc for more info.

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