Photo: Communitech Google for Entrepreneurs co-working space located in the Tannery Building, Waterloo Region, July 2015. 

Startup on your way up? World-class facilities in a thriving tech scene can be yours. Apply for the next Google for Entrepreneurs cohort at the Communitech Hub. You get access to co-working space plus development support courtesy of Google for Entrepreneurs.

Google for Entrepreneurs co-working program perks are more than just space

As part of the program, you will receive:

  • Opportunity to demo your product on Ignition Day at Google Kitchener
  • Mentorship and accountability meetings with Google engineering and marketing mentors
  • UX review by Google Experts
  • Opportunity to receive $100,000 worth of Google Cloud Platform credits for one year (including an architecture review)
  • 1:1 developer email support
  • 12 months of Firebase Bonfire plan (valued at $1,800)
  • Third-party UserTesting credits for 10 full user tests and five mini tests
  • Lunch and learns at Google throughout the program
  • Consideration for Google Developers Summits, Google I/O and Launchpad Week events
  • Collaboration opportunities with Google
  • Access to Communitech Startup Services Group’s Business Fundamentals and Revenue University.

To qualify, your startup exemplifies the following criteria:

  • A diverse and well-balanced founding team
  • Is solving a significant problem that can positively impact millions of lives
  • Has validated its problem-solution fit
  • Has a team that is eager to learn, network, and fully tap into the resources and opportunities offered through Communitech and Google.

Workspace is open-concept and shared. There is a limit of three seats per startup.

Applications close at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. For more information about Communitech and the Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub Network , contact Marylin Ma at

Apply now.


Supporting diversity in tech

Communitech and Google for Entrepreneurs are committed to closing the gap in ethnic and gender diversity in tech. Companies with diversity among the leadership team will be highly considered.