WELCOME TO CARLETON UNIVERSITY'S &
CUSA'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP INCUBATOR.
Who we are
Hatch is the entrepreneurship incubator at Carleton University supported by the Carleton University Students’ Association (CUSA). Operating out of Carleton University, Hatch is a place where student entrepreneurs, creative minds and people with different skills meet to leverage each other’s knowledge and expertise.
Increase the accessibility of entrepreneurship resources to the Carleton Undergraduate community.
Provide the tools required for students to get business ideas off the ground.
Seed eligible Hatch Cohort Startups into Invest Ottawa, Start-Up Garage, and other Accelerators after completion
Business Model Canvassing
Each year, Hatch selects a group of lucky and hard-working undergraduate students to develop their ideas into a customer-facing startup and students who are trying to strengthen the product or business development streams of their existing businesses.
Hatch cohorts benefit from a variety of resources and programming, including:
Seed Funding (see below)
Discounted Software and Tools
Brown Bag Lunch
Bi-Weekly meetings with cohort members and guest speakers that include; mentors, industry leaders, and local entrepreneurs that keep you on track to build your business idea.
Networking and Guest Speakers
Our program focuses on motivation by keeping our entrepreneurs excited and engaged every week with more frequent workshops, meetings, and speaker events.