Grebel Peace Incubator

 

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Playing a vital role in the University of Waterloo’s innovation ecosystem, the Grebel Peace Incubator advances expansive and innovative understandings and practices of peace locally and globally.

  • We link new ventures to social innovation tools that help them unpack complex human problems.
  • Our expertise in thinking and working politically helps new ventures engage governments and transform systems.
  • The home of PeaceTech in Waterloo, we support new ventures using tech to create a more peaceful and just world.
  • New ventures in our incubator thrive within a culture of inclusion, collaboration, and community-mindedness.

Support

Community

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Situated in Canadas most vibrant innovation ecosystem, the Centre for Peace Advancement is committed to supporting individuals and providing a home for your venture.

Mentorship

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In addition to being part of a community of peers, new ventures benefit from the guidance of our Mentorship Circle, as well as connections with innovative peacebuilders and broader networks.

Funding

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The Centre for Peace Advancement is committed to helping your start-up grow financially through our Peace Incubator Fund, Mitacs funding, or leveraging external grants.


Current Participants


 

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Additional member benefits


Learn more about joining our Centre

Apply to the Grebel Peace Incubator if you

  • have tested an idea that will contribute to the advancement of peace in your community, country or world
  • are part of a team of people who is committed to putting wheels to that idea
  • can commit to being a contributing member of our community

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