YEDI is Ontario's #1 University linked accelerator  and presents an intensive 16-week program and guided process for its participants, including lecture-based learning, seminar training, deliverable milestones, peer workshops, and mentorship by subject matter experts.

YEDI offers a hybrid entrepreneurial environment comprising of innovators from a diversity of sectors.

At the conclusion of the program, entrepreneurs are eligible to receive up to $30,000 in non-repayable funding and pitch to YEDI's funder audience for a chance to secure additional funding from angels, VC's and other funding sources.

The program is open to for-profit startups operating in Toronto and York Region, with all stages and industries considered.

The program is free if an organization is accepted.  The deadline for applications is February 10, 2017.

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