Skills Development Program

By mmuise

This program supports rapid business readiness training for new and existing First Nations entrepreneurs to develop their management and marketing skills.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is available up to 75% of the approved costs.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must:

  • be new and existing First Nations entrepreneurs;
  • submit an application that includes the purpose of the course as well as a course outline and a detailed budget;
  • have approached other First Nation educational funding agencies prior to applying to the Fund;
  • have participated in trainings through qualified trainers or organizations that have been approved by the Fund to provide appropriate training;
  • have participated in trainings specific to business management and not occupational training unrelated to the development of management and marketing skills;
  • On-the-job training may qualify to better fit the needs of the entrepreneur or manager of a First Nation-owned business.
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