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Summer Company offers up to $3000 in grants for eligible students

Summer Company offers up to $3000 in grants for eligible students

Posted: 2023-03-09 07:39:43 By: thebay

The Muskoka Small Business Centre is reminding students aged 15-29, that the Summer Company Grant Program is open for applications.

Elizabeth Cornish, the Managing Consultant with Muskoka Small Business Centre says the “Summer Company is for students who want to “Be Their Own Boss” this summer, anyone looking at a career in the trades - from hairstylists to carpenters, who might want to run their own business upon graduation or someone looking to build their resume or college application by demonstrating entrepreneurship skills,” she says.

Participants in the Summer Company program receive training, hands-on coaching, mentorship, and the opportunity to receive up to $3,000 in funding for their summer business.

Locally the program has helped dozens of young entrepreneurs over the past 27 years.

Applications for the 2023 program will be accepted until May 20th. Parents and students can learn more about Summer Company, program by following the link:


For more information contact the Muskoka Small Business Centre at 705-646-9021