Program name: Synapse: Life Science Competition

Program funding amounts and details:  

The Synapse Life Science Competition is designed to help move innovative Life Science products and services out of the lab and into the market, by pairing up Life Science Innovators with business and entrepreneurship students.

After another strong year of finalists, and an exciting final showcase, the top three teams pitched for their chance at $55,000.00 in prizes.

Critical dates:

Eligibility criteria: 

  • You are developing a life-science related product, service, technology, or idea and want to commercialize your innovation or research


  • You are a final year student, recent grad, or post grad from Mohawk College or McMaster University with business, engineering, science, or commercialization experience and an interest in the life sciences