BITS Boot Camp

By mmuise

The BITS Boot Camp program works with emerging entrepreneurs to develop an actionable plan for existing businesses. Through the program, the applicants will receive:
1. hands-on business training where you will explore such areas as business planning, marketing and sales, accounting, and start-up funding and financing;
2. individual, personalized support from mentors;
3. opportunities to network with guest speakers and industry experts;
4. tailored feedback to refine and structure your business plan;
5. access to BITS Bucks $5,000 Micro Finance Program.

Comments on Funding:

No funding involved.

Deadline: Currently accepting applications

Applicants must:

  • be aged between 18 to 34;
  • be Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents, or Temporary Residents (Funding programs are only available for Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents);
  • have a personal net income of less than $35,000 per year;
  • have started a viable business and have been making consistent sales for at least the past few months;
  • live in the province of Ontario (Note: Priority will be given to applicants residing in The Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area).
Application Steps:

Applicants must complete the application form.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

1. Orientation will take place on Saturday, January 27th, 2024 from 10 am to 1 pm.
2. Boot Camp will take place over 6 Saturdays from 10 am to 1 pm from February 3rd to March 16th (excluding February 17th).
3. The graduation day and pitch event will take place from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday, March 23rd.

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