ONtrepreneurs (Ontario Neurotech Entrepreneurs) Program


The ONtrepreneurs (Ontario Neurotech Entrepreneurs) Program is an opportunity for Ontario’s next generation of entrepreneurs to access much-needed funding and support for the launch or growth of their neurotechnology startup company. The 12-month program awards $50,000 cash and includes mentorship, training, and a number of value-add opportunities to fuel the entrepreneurial spirit in commercializing neurotechnologies.

The next round of the competition will launch in 2018.


  • DRIVE the emergence of entrepreneurial spirit in the Ontario neurotechnology cluster by increasing the number of entrepreneurial scientists and the number of neurotech companies
  • SUPPORT the next generation of neurotechnology and innovation-focused entrepreneurs in developing products and building their business ventures
  • PROVIDE ACCESS to business and investment networks and resources for early-stage neurotech ventures


The application is NOW OPEN. Review the program and application details here


Private and institutional investors interested in learning more about the neurotech industry or considering investments in this space can gain access to detailed profiles of OBI’s portfolio companies. To learn more, please contact IndustryRelations@braininstitute.ca.