Venture Lab

This is how Conestoga does business incubation

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur with an idea for a new business and need help getting started?  

The Venture Lab helps founders with early-stage startups in any industry, validate and develop their business idea over the course of 15-weeks. Eligible companies can stay in the Venture Lab for up to one year. This universal business incubator is built on the foundation of a comprehensive roadmap but the journey is tailored to support the unique demands of each startup and each founder. 

Apply for the Venture Lab

Next cohort begins: September 2024

Apply now

Deadline to apply: July 25, 2024 


  • Conestoga students – full-time and part-time  
  • Conestoga alumni 

What we offer in the Venture Lab

Check out our video series to hear firsthand from our Venture Lab alumni.

Venture Lab team

Kemar Lawrence

Kemar Lawrence

Venture coach

uche Onuora

Uche Onuora

Venture coach

Hear directly from our Venture Lab coaches.

By the numbers 

Ventures supported
Average number of new founders each year
Annual number of new & returning ventures
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