If you are an Ontario resident between the ages of 18 and 29, and not attending school full time, you may be eligible to apply for funding of up to $5,000 to start or expand your business. You could also receive:
- One-on-one guidance from a business advisor
- Mentoring from a local entrepreneur
- Training through business workshops
- Business experience that could help you obtain other traditional financing
You need to contribute 25% of the grant in cash or in kind. Other conditions apply.