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Qualifications

Who qualifies for the Women Entrepreneurship Centre (WEC) program? You can apply if you're:

  • You identify as a woman entrepreneur.
  • 50% or more of your business is women-owned.
  • Open to feedback and new ideas.
  • Open to provide regular constructive feedback to the program.
  • Ready to start and grow your business.

Note: No franchise operations can apply, and no multi-level marketing businesses can apply.

Benefits

The WEC provides successful applicants:

  • Training focused on developing and managing your business.
  • Leadership training, advisory services and mentoring.
  • Shared coworking space (hot desks).
  • An outstanding community of peers and supporters.

And the best part: it’s 100% free. No cost, no equity.

Location

Online, servicing Women Entrepreneurs in Southern Ontario (from Ottawa to Windsor, and in between). 

Application

Start My Business Boot Camp

  • The next cohort starts on August 17, 2021. 

Grow My Business Accelerator

  • The next cohort starts on September 27, 2021. APPLY TODAY

Indigenous Business Boot Camp

  • Spring 2022 Start    

Next Steps

  • Undergo an interview, if necessary, and the selection process.
  • Accept the invitation to apply and agree to participate in training modules, online or in person.

 

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We acknowledge the support of the Government of Canada through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario.

The Laurier Women Entrepreneurship Centre is proudly partnered with:

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