Ag Innovation Accelerator Awards: Now Accepting Applications

AVCC's Agriculture Committee is now accepting applications for our Agriculture Innovation Accelerator Award! Since its inception in 2013, we have awarded over $160,000 to outstanding agriculture and agri-food related innovators. The purpose of this award is to recognize and support innovative spirit in the agriculture industry.

Interested in applying for the award?
To qualify, the individual, group or business must be located in the Annapolis Valley (between West Hants and Digby County). This year we are offering two awards, each in the amount of $20,000 for outstanding innovators in Agri-tech and Agri-food, respectively. The application deadline is October 26th, 2018. For more information about the award and the eligibility criteria, view our 2018 Award Guidebook.

Interested in sponsoring the award?
Sponsoring the Agriculture Innovation Accelerator Award is an excellent opportunity to promote growth in our area. By coming together and combining our resources, the contributions of our sponsors will be of significant value to the awarded innovators. There are five sponsorship levels ranging from Supporter (min of $100) to Platinum (min of $5000). For more information, please refer to our Award Sponsor Brochure