Money for Ontario students to start a summer business

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About the program

Get a grant of up to $3,000 and mentorship from local business leaders to help you start a business. You need to work a minimum of 280 hours (for high school students) or 420 hours (for post-secondary students) over the summer.

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  • go to high school, college or university
  • live in Ontario
  • are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident
  • are between 15-29years old (if under 18: a parent or guardian must sign the agreement for the applicant)
  • are not already running a business
  • are not working at another job or going to school for more than 12 hours a week during the program
  • are returning to school after the program ends

How to apply

Give your application the best chance at approval. AKR Consulting has an 99% approval rating across all<u> Canadian funding programs.</u>

For any inquiry, please call: AKR Consulting Canada at 905-678-6368


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