IGNITE Residency

IGNITE Residency

Helping early-stage start-ups grow their business in Rural Nova Scotia. At IGNITE, we encourage everyone to explore entrepreneurship and work with our partners to build a solid foundation for business growth. We do this by providing innovators and entrepreneurs with a safe place to work, learn, and connect with their peers. In addition, we help our start-ups by guiding them in the right direction and giving them proper partnership connections, positive collisions, and capacity development to take their business to the next level. With support from partner organizations across Canada, we provide the following
resources to our resident companies:

● Amplify Accelerator with CEED – 6-month accelerator cohort
● Jumpstart – Coworking space for community members, innovators,
entrepreneurs to have a place to work for a monthly fee
● Dashboard Marketing access
● CEED office hours and supports
● Mentors Plus & Boomers Plus – One on one mentorship access
● Collaborative office space
● High-speed Internet
● Tools and equipment
● Monthly programming - Specific to the needs of the companies
● E-learning Campus platform
● Network partner access - COVE, Volta, IdeaHub, Enginuity, PIER
● Access to province-wide IGNITE office space
● Discounted Dalhousie Law services
● Tranquility – Mental health services
● Genrus United – Healthcare services
● Snacks and refreshments
● Printing and scanning
● Private meeting space

If you’re ready to grow your business, Apply Now!

View Our Resident Companies


Find Us At

IGNITE Northern

352 East River Road, New Glasgow, NS B2H 3P7

Enginuity Inc.

264 Herring Cove Road #100,
Halifax, NS B3P 1M1


1209 Marginal Road
Halifax, NS B3H 4P8

IGNITE Southern

208 Main Street
Yarmouth, NS B5A 1C7