BioNB Virtual Incubator Program

The BioNB Virtual Incubator Program is designed to help researchers and entrepreneurs get their start-up to the next stage. BioNB is uniquely positioned in New Brunswick’s start-up ecosystem: we understand science and the distinct challenges new ventures face in this sector. This allows us to provide clients with the support they need to help them become successful.



What Makes Us Unique


We utilize the lean approach to development of start-ups. We help our clients validate their technology and market potential and help them move on to generating revenues and building a business as efficiently as possible.

Our program is “virtual”: we don’t provide office or lab space, but we provide coaching, connections, tools and resources to help entrepreneurs become successful.


Who We Help


BioNB is based in Fredericton, but we work with start-ups all over the province and regularly travel to meet clients. We work with clients working in these areas:

  • Agri biotech
  • Aquatic biosciences
  • Biofuels and biochemicals
  • Biomedical technologies
  • Clean Tech
  • Forest biotech
  • Med Tech
  • Precision agriculture and forestry




We offer a suite of services and tools that we provide to clients based on their unique needs and stage of development.

Services available include:

  • Networking and Connections
  • Product Development Assistance
  • Grant Preparation Coaching
  • Intellectual Property Strategy Advice
  • Mentor Matching
  • Funding and Investment Guidance
  • Business Model Design
  • Market Validation
  • Business Planning
  • Marketing and Sales Coaching
  • Identity Starter Packages
  • Team Development Advice
  • International and Export Markets Access
  • Help Finding Laboratory Space and Equipment
  • Exclusive Access to an Online Toolkit of Selected Training and Resources


Application Process


The Virtual Incubator Program is open to researchers and start-ups in the bioscience sector who have or plan to establish a company in New Brunswick.

We sit down with potential clients to review their business and determine where we can help. We then prepare a customized plan for the client to help you move to the next stage.

To begin the process, click here.




We have worked with dozens of clients, including:








Become a client – apply for the BioNB Virtual Incubator Program.