Welcome Fifth Wave Lab Applicant,
Thank you for your interest in the Fifth Wave Initiative. Fifth Wave Labs
is a nonresidential four-month intensive bootcamp-style program for 10 companies per cohort each year through 2023. As Canada's first feminist business accelerator initiative in the digital space, a women-led team of mentors, entrepreneurs, facilitators and experts, have designed this business accelerator program for woman-owned enterprises and will help guide the four-month journey.
Participant selection for Fifth Wave Labs begin with the below application. PLEASE NOTE:
- All participants in the Fifth Wave Initiative must first apply and be accepted to Fifth Wave Connect, a prerequisite for eligibility for Fifth Wave Labs. FW Connect companies are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year.
- If you do not represent a Fifth Wave Connect company, you must apply and be accepted into the Connect program before applying for Fifth Wave Labs.
You can do so via this application form.
- Latest company presentation or deck will be required with application submission
- Incomplete applications will not be considered
- All Fifth Wave Lab Sessions will take place in Toronto, Ontario
- Each annual cohort of Fifth Wave Labs will be announced on our website