There are many grants and resources out there that are looking to support people entering the business world just like you. Below are just a few, but feel free to contact our office at (416) 739-1629 to speak to our Community Impact Coordinator about other possible grant opportunities.
Starter Company Plus
The Starter Company Plus program aims at giving extensive training, mentorship and more to the entrepreneur. This program also includes grant opportunities for the successful candidates ranging from $2,000-$5,000.
The program focuses on all kinds of business ventures from digital and food, to fashion and more!
Find more information at https://www.toronto.ca/business-economy/business-start-ups/programs-advice/starter-company-plus/
Start A Company
This is a grant opportunity for young entrepreneurs between 18-29 years old looking for mentorship and financial support of up to $5,000.
Find more information at https://www.ontario.ca/page/start-company-young-adults
Microlending for Women in Ontario
This is a program to support low-income female entrepreneurs in Ontario. Women who successfully complete programs through the Ministry of the Status of Women are eligible to receive small loans to start their businesses.
Find more information at http://www.women.gov.on.ca/owd/english/economic/entrepreneurs.shtml