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Halton. Small Business Centre

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: Youth Entrepreneur Programs - Summer Company

Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-8839
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Primary Contact Navjot Chhinzer, Summer Company Coordinator; Phone: 905-825-6000 ext 7514; Email:
Alternate Contact Stephanie Mazhari, Manager, Entrepreneurship Services; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) As part of a province-wide youth entrepreneurship strategy, the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade offers Summer Company delivered by Halton Region Small Business Centre 
* provides hands-on business training and mentoring if your application is accepted with awards of up to $3,000 (up to $1,500 for start-up costs, and up to $1,500 after successful completion of the program) 
* helps enterprising students start and run their own summer business and develop entrepreneurial skills and experience 
* must be between the ages of 15 and 29, returning to school in the fall of 2022 * application deadline: May 20, 2022 
* business plans for program via online applications only 
* competitive program with limited spaces that fill up quickly
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Application deadline: May 20, 2022 
Start date: usually May to July 
End date: Labour Day (but you can choose to keep running your summer business while in school)
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Students returning to school in fall of 2022 * contact Halton Region Small Business Centre for full eligibility details
Application Contact the Halton Region Small Business Centre
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
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Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Self Employment / Entrepreneurship ; Summer Employment ; Summer Employment for Youth ; Youth Employment ; Youth Employment Programs
Service Categories Business Assistance Services ~ Young Adults ; Student Employment Programs ; Summer Employment ~ Young Adults

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