Whether you are an individual, a start-up or an established small business or non-profit organization, there can be many challenges and barriers to bringing a new tourism idea, experience or partnership to fruition.
We want to help. The "Spark" Program will match selected candidates with a tourism mentor and provide a source of financial support to help take your new tourism idea to the next level of development.
2021-2022 “Spark" Program Regions:
> West Kootenay - 2021 Winners
> Sea to Sky - 2021 Winners
> Cariboo Chilcotin Coast - Application Deadline Feb 18, 2022
> Indigenous Tourism BC - Application Intake Now Closed
Stay tuned for updates for other BC regions!
The "Spark" Program includes:
Selected applicants will receive:
All program applicants are invited to join our "Spark" community of tourism innovators, idea makers, partners and supporters for special networking events, one-on-one's, and development workshops.
Interested in launching the "Spark" Program in your region?
Interested in being a mentor and supporting start-up tourism initiatives?
Please contact Alex Berlyand, BC Programs Coordinator at email@example.com or 1-844-455-0325 ext. 101 for more information.
Learn more about the Tourism Innovation Lab
- Home Base -
Tourism Innovation Lab
c/o University of Windsor - EPICentre
2455 Wyandotte St W, Windsor, ON, Canada N9B 3B3
1-844-455-0325 toll-free / 416-712-8819