The Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation is currently accepting applications to its 18-month long incubation program. We are in search of Canadian startups and businesses in all areas of fashion: design, production, technology and professional services.

The program is designed to assist fashion startups in a variety of business and industry areas. If accepted to the program, participants will receive:

  • 18-month stay in The Joe Fresh Centre (located in The DMZ) in downtown Toronto
  • Opportunity to receive startup funding ($50K!)
  • Exclusive mentorship opportunities to help develop your business
  • Dedicated desk and working space
  • Eligible marketing and promotion expenses up to $5K
  • Access to equipment, facilities and shared amenities of The Fashion Zone
  • Opportunity to be showcased on www.joefresh.com and at Joe Fresh events
  • Academic recognition by Ryerson University upon program completion

Deadline to apply: February 21, 2017
Notification of acceptance: April 17, 2017
Program dates: May 1, 2017 – October 30, 2018

For more information please visit www.joefreshcentre.com or email [email protected].

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