Hatch Winter 2024 | Registration is now open!

We look forward to welcoming a new cohort of Hatch participants in the Winter 2024 term! Please fill out the registration form below to be considered for Hatch Winter 2024.

Join a cohort | Build your business | Get market ready

Program Term: Fall & Winter | Program Timeline: Tuesdays from 3-5pm

Each year, Hatch selects a group of creative, innovative, and hard-working students to develop their business ideas, explore potential business models, and create ventures or strengthen their existing businesses.

What is Hatch?

Hatch is the place for student entrepreneurs to make their ideas a reality. This 12 session incubator program, helps aspiring entrepreneurs learn how to get their startups market-ready. Students will have the opportunity to build their businesses from the ground-up whilst working alongside a plethora of diverse people, ideas, and startups.

Why join Hatch?

Through Hatch, students learn entrepreneurship essentials that include marketing, startup accounting, funding, pitching, graphic design, branding, and much more, all while working towards the advancement of their business. As you go through this program beside your peers, you will also be supported by industry experts, mentors, and entrepreneurs in residence who will help you one-on-one, to flush out your business model. This option is open to students across all faculties!

In addition to the valuable learning experience, the connections you will make, and the support you will receive, students enrolled in an Innovation Hub program will also receive a certificate upon completion. Each program challenges students in new ways and pushes them to develop specific skillsets. There’s no limit for how many programs you can complete, and we encourage passionate individuals who are willing to work hard to join any program when they are ready.  Visit the Hub and speak to our team to determine which program is right for you.

When does Hatch take place?

Hatch is delivered twice a year in the fall and winter terms. The next Hatch program cohort begins in September and will span about 12 weeks.

Hatch Registration Form - Winter 2024

  • If yes, What is your Organization's CRA Business Number? - 9 digits, no spaces. This data is used for categorization and funding reporting.
  • How are you hoping to develop your skills and your business through participation in the Hatch program? Be as specific as possible.
  • Where do you see your business idea going in the next 2-5-10 years?
  • Please list any Innovation Hub activities, events or programs you previously participated in.
  • Hatch will take place Tuesday @3:00-5:00pm, please confirm if you will be available at that time.