About:Dal’s $100K Competition brings together students and researchers to launch their talent, ideas, and technology into leading companies. Ten outstanding finalists receive a $10K prize and entry into Dal’s on-campus Launchpad Accelerator – as part of the Norman Newman Centre for Entrepreneurship’s (NNCE’s) Launch Dal programming.

The LaunchPad Accelerator focuses on developing founding skills, bringing together a network of mentors, venture capitalists, serial entrepreneurs, prototyping capacity, and other discounted services. A total of $100K in non-dilutive awards helps these new ventures accelerate.