new ideas contest

Got a New Idea?

We're planting the seed and want to hear about your great idea .  Cultivate and nurture it wisely.  Your talents may be greatly rewarded.

What Is It?

A competition and showcase platform for entrepreneurs, innovators and companies with a science or tech-focused business idea.  It features mentoring and networking opportunities and the chance to win amazing prizes.  Our goal is to connect science or tech-focused ideas with business services and resources to take your venture to the next level.  All submissions will be kept confidential. Date TBA.

STEP 1:  Submit a one page overview of your idea.  Our panel of judges will then review the submissions and notify you if you have qualified to advance to STEP 2. 

STEP 2:  The selected competitors will develop a business/venture plan outline to convince the judges that your idea is feasible.  Competitors will be paired with our B-Link Business Coach to guide you through the process.

STEP 3:  The selected finalists will present their plans before the panel of judges.  The judges will award the prizes to the individual or company deemed most likely to succeed.

What Kind of Ideas Are We Looking For?

We're looking for ideas of the future.  Do you have an idea for a product or process that could make lives easier?  From bio-energy to clean technology, wireless to software applications, forestry to agritech, the options are limitless.  

Prizes

Stay tuned to learn more about our sponsors and prizes.

Who Can Enter?

Any BC person, team or business with a science or technology-focused idea.  Entry is FREE.