2010 BCIC Awards now accepting applications

The British Columbia Innovation Council are now accepting applications for the 2010 BCIC Awards, which will be presented at the New Ventures BC Competition Awards ceremony at the SFU Segal Centre on Thursday, September 23rd.

The annual BCIC Awards recognize exceptional achievements in, or potential for, commercialization of technology and honour outstanding technology. Submissions are now being accepted for the following three awards:

  • BCIC Ripples of Hope Award in Biotechnology & Entrepreneurship; Award Value: $35,000
  • Emerging Technology Award; Award Value: Up to $25,000 towards commercialization services
  • Entrepreneurship Fellow Award; Award Value: $25,000 for entrepreneurship education or commercialization initiatives

The BCIC Awards application deadline is Monday, July 26th. Detailed award submission guidelines can be found online at www.bcic.ca.