The Startup Canada Women Entrepreneurship Fund invests in high-impact, grassroots initiatives across Canada that advance women entrepreneurship through education, investment, mentorship and access to growth opportunity. The Fund is brought to you in partnership with Startup Canada and Dell Canada in an effort to enable entrepreneurial leaders across Canada to mobilize and create an entrepreneurial environment that encourages and empowers women to be successful entrepreneurs. The programs objectives are:
- Invest in community-driven initiatives that foster an environment and culture which encourages women entrepreneurs in Canada
- Develop and harness the potential for women entrepreneurs in Canada through education, mentorship and support
- Drive awareness of the importance of women in entrepreneurship to increase engagement, investment and growth opportunities for women-led companies
Any Canadian-based entrepreneur, group or organization.
Programs or events that support women entrepreneurs and women-owned businesses such as:
- Women’s entrepreneurship conference
- Speaker series
- Mentorship program
- A workshop series
- Trade missions, etc.