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Programs for Young Entrepreneurs

Looking to start your own business

Aren’t sure how?

Check out the Business Enterprise Centre YouTube channel to see what other successful, young entrepreneurs are doing with the guidance and support of the Business Enterprise Centre!

For more information please contact The Business Enterprise Centre at 519-371-3232 or email

Summer Company

Summer Company15-29 and in School?


Summer Company is a great opportunity for enterprising young people who want to start and run their own summer businesses.

Who is eligible: Summer Company is for returning full time students between the ages of 15-29.

What you get: One on one mentoring, 12 hours of business training, and a grant of up to $3,000.

Deadline:  May 6 2016—BUT apply early- Space is  limited !

Find out more about Summer Company


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Between 18-34 and Starting a Business?

Futurpreneur Canada provides youth with the opportunity for low interest financing for their business, as well as an internationally recognised mentoring program.

Who is eligible:  To be eligible you must be 18-34 and out of school; or in your final year of full-time studies.

What you get: Financing of up to $45,000, mentoring and online support tools.

For more information visit: or contact The Business Enterprise Centre at 519-371-3232 or

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