If you are between 15 and 29, take advantage of this opportunity! If not, encourage someone you know, between 15 and 29, to take advantage of this opportunity!
Create your own summer job, get hands-on business training, and up to $3,000 in awards! Summer Company is a great opportunity for enterprising young people who want to start and run their own small business. The program provides full time students ages 15-29 with an exciting opportunity to explore entrepreneurship hands on.
If your application is accepted, you’ll be eligible to receive up to $1,500 and 12-hours of business training and mentoring to get you started. Upon successful completion of the program, you’ll receive up to $1,500 to return to school.
The possibilities for starting a company are endless. Summer Company helps you take your ideas and make them a reality. Student jobs don’t have to be boring: be your own boss and gain valuable business experience that will last you a lifetime.
Summer Company offers:
• Limited number of awards of up to $3,000 to start up and operate a business
• Hands on business coaching/mentoring
• Business training on subjects relevant to small business entrepreneurs
Applying for Summer Company is a competitive process. Space is limited and the program reaches capacity quickly – apply early! Summer Company is administered by the WindsorEssex Small Business Centre in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation.
Apply now! Deadline for submissions is Monday, May 7, 2012.
Learn more about the Summer Company program.
Check your eligibility and apply online.
Summer Company Program Guidelines.
Summer Company success stories.
Summer Company yearbooks.
If you have any questions, please contact the WindsorEssex Small Business Centre!
Windsor Office 519-253-6900
Kingsville Office 519-733-3137