Futurpreneur Canada has been fuelling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise for nearly two decades. We are the only national, non-proﬁt organization that provides ﬁnancing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. Our internationally recognized mentoring program hand matches young entrepreneurs with a business expert from a network of more than 2,800 volunteer mentors.
Program Description: Start-up Program
Futurpreneur’s Start-up Program provides support to young entrepreneurs, aged 18 – 39, in the launching of their businesses by providing pre-launch coaching, financing, mentoring and business resources. Futurpreneur focuses on the entrepreneur’s character instead of collateral when assessing eligibility for financial support. Entrepreneurs may be eligible to receive up to a total of $45,000 to launch their business. Applicants can also receive funding to take over an existing business.
Program Description: Newcomer Program
Futurpreneur’s Newcomer Program gives young entrepreneurs new to Canada all the benefits of Futurpreneur’s other programs including start-up coaching, financing, mentoring and business resources. On top of that, it ensures that entrepreneurs have specialized support to better understand Canadian business customs and to overcome language and cultural challenges. The Newcomer Program offers flexible financing that doesn’t require a credit history – up to $15,000.
Program Description: Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur
Futurpreneur’s Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur is a national program for transitioning Canadian Forces members interested in realizing their dreams of entrepreneurship. This uniquely Canadian program offers the men and women who have bravely served our country the education, financing and mentoring needed to start and sustain their own successful business. The Prince’s Operation Entrepreneur provides entrepreneurial education and business plan support, start-up and growth financing, specialized business mentoring, “Based in Business” boot camp, networking and community support. There is no age limit for this program.
- One to one
- Cross-age Mentoring