Submission Guidelines

In your application, we collect information that will help us understand how you and your business are currently positioned in the industry, as well as how you would like BANFF Spark to help you advance. 

Applicant Profile

A brief overview of your current and past professional experience, including any significant benchmarks and notable achievements.

Business Profile

An overview of your current business or the business you will be launching. This includes, but is not limited to, sector, market, financial strategy, management team, and launch or growth plans.


A description of why you and your company would benefit from the program and what you would most hope to gain through participation in BANFF Spark.

Supporting Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae (mandatory)
  • Ownership Capitalization Table (a breakdown of the ownership stakes in your business) (mandatory)
  • Supporting Materials (e.g. business plan, sales/marketing materials, etc.) (optional)
  • Professional Headshot (should you be selected for this program, the headshot you provide here may be published to the BANFF/BANFF Spark websites.) (optional) 

Official Languages

Please note that BANFF Spark programming will be conducted in English. 

Veuillez noter que toute la programmation BANFF Spark se déroulera en anglais.

Please see the FAQ page for more information about the BANFF Spark application process and requirements.