Impact Academy – CityMakers Edition

3 month immersive course for Ottawa's CityMakers!

About Workshop

Got a project idea with a civic angle? Looking to get it off the ground?

Look no further – we’re proud to be partnering with Hub Ottawa for their 6th Impact Academy: CityMaker Edition!

This 3-month immersive and experiential learning program is perfect for Synapcity alumni, 100in1Day leaders, as well as all change-makers looking to make a difference in their community.

We’ll be focusing on promising projects, initiatives and ventures in these areas:

  • Transportation & Mobility,
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Healthy & Caring Communities (which happen to be priority areas of Ottawa City Council).

Now recruiting for its 6th cohort running September 5th – December 5th!

Workshop Details

Under the guidance of Synapcity and Impact Hub, you will: 

  • Gain confidence, knowledge and skills, and empathy for those affected by the problem you are working to solve
  • Develop your idea or experiment into a prototype that could scale and grow into a long-term, sustainable solution
  • Inspire action and collaboration from others who could join and support your project
  • Transform your community and our city for the better!

Applications are open until August 17th, 2018. Thanks to support from the City of Ottawa, the program is free of charge for all participants.

A cohort of approximately 15 initiatives and projects (with 1-2 participants each) will be selected, with the program running between September 5th and December 5th, 2018.

Join Us

For more information, and to apply, click here! 

Applications are open until August 17th.