INNOVATE. CREATE. SCALE.


The conversation starts here.

I’m interested in turning my idea or side-hustle that I’d like to turn into a full-scale business and want help or more information on launching.

I have a business that’s been open for under 12 months and want help with planning, financing, or operations.

I have a business that’s been open for over a year and want help with planning, financing, operations, growth, or recovering.

WHO we are

CEED is where the conversation starts!

Our goal is to help build successful and innovative businesses that contribute to a vibrant and entrepreneurial Nova Scotia. 

Programs Designed Around Your Needs

IMPACTING BUSINESSES WITH ADVISORY AND MENTORSHIP

ACCESS TO START-UP & EXPANSION FINANCING​

A COMMUNITY OF FOUNDERS AND ADVISORS​

Building Successful and Innovative Businesses

We provide opportunities to sucCEED

CEED is committed to delivering innovative programs and services that empower individuals and communities to achieve their full potential. We envision a vibrant and entrepreneurial Nova Scotia, and our mandate encompasses social and economic principles that make that vision a reality.

CEED INCUBATOR
CEED INCUBATOR​

The CEED Incubator Program will help you realize your dream. In this intensive, 6-week program you get expert guidance from CEED’s experienced business professionals. You will also receive supportive feedback on your business ideas from other aspiring entrepreneurs.

In order to enroll in the CEED | Incubator Program participants are required to attend a virtual 45 minute orientation session. The orientation session will review the program curriculum and eligibility criteria. Those that are eligible are then invited to proceed with the application process.

To attend the next available Incubator Orientation click the Register Now button below.

 

Join Forces with CEED

Are you looking to expand or offer new programming through a trusted partner?

CEED is proud to be part of a community of like-minded ecosystem organizations, brought together by recognizing opportunities to create impact and an underlying passion for entrepreneurship. 

Early Innovation funnel programming
that helps you turn your innovative idea into a commercial venture

Accelerator

Are you poised for accelerated growth after a successful start-up launch?

 Or maybe you’re trying to catch up with rapidly increasing customer demand. If your business is facing increasingly complex challenges, the CEED | Accelerator Program is the program for you.

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Start Smart

Online Event, 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM

 

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur looking to kick-startyour business idea? If you’renot sure how to get started, let us help you take your first step with CEED | Start Smart. 

CEED | Incubator Orientation

Online Event, Nova Scotia 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM

 

Join us for our 45-minute online CEED | Incubator Orientation where you will discover more about the program curriculum and the eligibility criteria. 

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