QICSI

Queen’s students win $125,000 first prize in Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition

After winning $15,000 in this summer’s Dunin-Deshpande pitch competition in Kingston, a team of Queen’s students ventured to Singapore in September to compete at the international level. There, the team earned an additional $125,000 in funding for their company, Spectra Plasmonics.Continue...

Queen’s Innovation Connector Summer Initiative start-ups win funding at pitch competition

For the past six years, Queen’s Innovative Connector Summer Initiative (QICSI) has provided paid internships for Queen’s students to pursue start-up companies and business ventures.Continue...

Fitra technologies wins summer pitch competition

With over $100,000 in seed funding on the line, eight student entrepreneur teams and four regional ventures fought for their businesses at the Isabel Bader Centre last week.Continue...