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At AmorChem we believe in the potential of groundbreaking science to become the next generation of biotech companies, but we also believe in the potential of driven and dynamic scientists to become the next generation of biotech entrepreneurs

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Since 2011, we have supported and mentored over 100 students and postdoctoral fellows within our local university system. Some are now part of our community of biotechnology startups.

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Our community starts with you! Be part of it!

27 Financed programs
100 Students and postdocs
12 Interns
9 Entrepreneurs

We have developed highly innovative and dynamic platforms that enable outreach to our academic community as we continually look to expand the number of researchers and science-entrepreneurs to help us spark the next generation of Canadian biotechs.

Running since 2013, AmorChem’s KNOCK OUTTM is a once yearly event that brings together academic researchers and industry veterans in a virtual boxing match. Academics are transformed into one-time Contenders and duke it out in a boxing ring with veteran industry Heavyweights.

The winner takes it all – a $500,000 financing by AmorChem!

AmorChem’s KNOCK IN is a once yearly event that brings together students and postdocs with veteran entrepreneurs and investors in a virtual boxing match. Dynamic and driven students are transformed into one-day Contenders to show their best jabs and uppercuts in a friendly boxing match with our Heavyweights.

The winner takes it all – an internship at AmorChem!