We are currently accepting applications for our inaugural mentorship program. The first session will run from July 10 to August 21, 2021.
• Start a new business to benefit your community
• Learn from the advice and constructive criticism of an experienced entrepreneur
• Solidify your work ethic and enhance your leadership skills
• Grow your network
• Pitch your idea to local entrepreneurs and get a chance to win a cash prize to build your business!
You are eligible to participate in the mentorship program if you:
• have an interest in entrepreneurship and you are already developing a business idea*
• are at least 15 years old and reside in the GTA
• face a barrier to success (Barriers include: gender inequality, racial or religious discrimination, financial insecurity, limited networks and barriers associated with immigrating to Canada)
• are available to virtually attend the Kick-Off Party on July 10, 2021 and the Wrap-Up Party on August 21, 2021
• are open to receive feedback from your mentor online or on the phone, 1 hour per week
• submit the $50 application fee
*If you would like to work on a business idea in a small team (up to 4 people), you may participate in the program with your friends, however each of you must submit an application and meet the eligibility criteria.