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THRIVE Academy IV Program

Calling all agrifood innovators! Applications are now open for the fourth cohort of THRIVE Academy, a 12-week pre-seed accelerator program supporting agrifood tech startups looking to commercialize their innovations.

Through this immersive program, entrepreneurs will gain invaluable insights, de-risk and validate their ideas, develop a robust go-to-market strategy and prepare to raise capital. The program runs from February to May 2024, providing ample time for intensive learning, mentorship, and networking.

Why join THRIVE’s Academy?

  • Agrifood Tech Focus & Mentor Network
  • Community Building with Like-Minded Startups
  • Master Business Fundamentals
  • Showcase Your Startup to Industry Leaders
  • 12-Week Program for Quick & Impactful Results

Application deadline is January 12, 2024 – apply now!


The THRIVE Academy is a virtual 12-week pre-accelerator program designed to support early-stage agrifood tech startups from around the world seeking to commercialize their innovations. 

Through our immersive program, entrepreneurs will gain invaluable insights, de-risk and validate their ideas, and develop a robust go-to-market strategy. The fourth cohort of the Academy program will run from February to May 2024. providing ample time for intensive learning, mentorship, and networking opportunities.

The THRIVE Academy’s successful execution is made possible through the generous support of the Alberta Scaleup and Growth Accelerator Program, managed by Alberta Innovates. This initiative is further supported by a consortium including the Alberta Ministry of Technology & Innovation, Prairies Economic Development Canada (PrairiesCan), Alberta Innovates, and Olds College.

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