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Like a beginner’s business school, our Youth Small Business Program can help jump–start your idea and make it a reality. Designed to help youth aged 16 to 29 launch or grow a small business, this program is an opportunity to learn foundational business and financial skills through virtual in-person workshops and entrepreneurship coaching that will help you develop the confidence to run a successful business.
Applicants for this program should have all the following characteristics:
Spaces are limited so apply now!
Please read the entire application and complete every section to the best of your ability. If you have any questions, please send us a message at firstname.lastname@example.org If you would like to speak to someone on the phone, you can reach us at 1 855 464 RISE (7473)
The Youth Small Business Program is now accepting applications!
All available cohorts are currently full. We will notify you when a new cohort is available.
Cis Woman/Female & Cis Man/Male: A person whose gender and the gender they were assigned at birth are the same.
Non-binary: A perons who identifies their gender along a gender spectrum, or moving within the gender spectrum.
Trans Woman/Female & Trans Man/Male: A person whose gender identity differs from the gender and sex they were assigned at birth.
Two-Spirit: A term used by some First Nations people to describe the experience of having multiple gendered roles or spirits - the term references the idea of a person having a male and female spirit.
Tell us about your business or business idea. Please provide as much detail as possible regarding your business. If you have started to research your idea or have begun to create a more detailed business plan, please attach relevant additional information at the end of your application.
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