At the Y, we believe that everyone has the potential to do great things. Our FREE Youth Entrepreneurship Program will help you learn entrepreneurial skills, develop a business idea using the Business Model Canvas (a one-page tool to outline a business model) and connect you with entrepreneurship support services and small businesses.
Training is delivered over three weeks. The first two weeks are spent in the classroom (half days). The third week is dedicated to networking and connecting with entrepreneur support agencies and small businesses.
- Youth ages 18-29 who are visible minorities, Indigenous, women or persons with a disability
- Legally entitled to work in Canada
- Have a basic business idea
Participation Requirements & Expectations
- Regular and punctual attendance (classes run from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Monday through Friday)
- Respectful behaviour
- Active participation
How to Apply
Complete the following application form:
Funding provided by the Manitoba government and RBC Future Launch