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McGill X-1 Accelerator 2019

Applications for 2019 are closed


McGill X-1 Accelerator 2019

Applications for 2019 are closed


Come Build With Us

Hosted by the McGill Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship, the McGill X-1 Accelerator is an intensive 10-week summer program designed to accelerate later stage McGill startups towards investment readiness and launch.

Important Dates

  • Applications Open: April 4, 2018 - May 2, 2019 (deadline at 11:59PM EDT)

  • Scheduled Interviews: May 9 & 10, 2019

  • Acceptance Letters Sent: May 15, 2019

  • McGill X-1 Accelerator 2019: June 3, 2019 - August 9, 2019

  • Montreal Demo Day 2019: September 10, 2019

  • San Francisco Demo Day 2019: TBD

  • Boston Demo Day 2019: TBD

  • Toronto Demo Day 2019: TBD

  • New York City Demo Day 2019: TBD


Read our FAQs

Learn more about the McGill X-1 Accelerator on The Dobson Chronicles


What we offer...

10-Week Summer Accelerator Program


60+ guest speakers & mentors


24/7 Office Space


World-class mentorship


$5K per founder and up to $15K per team


Demo Days in MTL, BOS, SF, TO and NYC


The McGill X-1 Accelerator is proudly brought to you by

We would like to acknowledge the generous support of the John Dobson Foundation

John Dobson Foundation