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Morrissette Accelerator

Our program is an immersive education in entrepreneurship for high-potential ventures. Accepted founders will receive mentorship, education, and funding.

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Western Accelerator 2019 Winter Cohort Working In Somerville House

Applications for our next Fall cohort will open in July 2022.


You'll be in good company

Our current Winter 2022 cohort. 

What We Offer

The Morrissette Accelerator program is a great opportunity for high-growth startups to accelerate the growth of their businesses. Over the course of 12-15 weeks, ventures accepted into the program will receive hands-on mentorship and educational training from in-house experts and industrial partners. Our goal is to accelerate the life cycle of high-potential ventures and to compress a year’s worth of learning into a few months for these entrepreneurs.

Our program is a critical component of the cross-campus entrepreneurship ecosystem at Western University and is open to all Western students, faculty, and recent alumni with an expectation of a full-time commitment.

Founders participating in our programming will receive:


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Weekly Programming

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1-on-1 Support

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Mark Your Calendar

The Morrissette Accelerator has two cohorts per year. We accept six to eight teams per cohort. Keep an eye out for these important upcoming dates associated with our upcoming Fall cohort (September 2022 - December 2022). 


Applications Open

Early July 2022


Applications Close

Mid-August 2022

Program Length

Fall 2022 Cohort

September to December 2022. 

Our Partners

The Morrissette Accelerator program is made possible by the support of our generous sponsors. 


Get in Touch!

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