Social Impact Catalyst

By mmuise

The EDGE Social Impact Catalyst powered by RBC Future Launch seeks changemakers aged 15-29 whose project or ventures tackle climate change and environmental sustainability. This program supports youth entrepreneurs with mentorship, expertise and funding as they develop solutions to community challenges.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is a $2,000 honorarium.

Deadline: Application Closed

Applicants must:

  • be aspiring youth entrepreneurs or changemakers in Peel and Halton Regions;
  • be 15-29 years of age;
  • have an impact-focused idea, project or organization that aims to make a positive change in your community;
  • be ready to take action and commit to a 14-week program;
  • want to tackle climate change and environmental sustainability. Ventures may focus on: a) Climate change; b) Environmental sustainability;
    c) Aligning personal purpose with social mission;
    d) Impact fundamentals;
    e) Diverse perspectives of social innovation;
    f) Decolonizing entrepreneurship;
    g) Grants and crowdfunding;
    h) Theory of change.
Application Steps:

Applicants must submit their application online.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

At Geography I have noted in brackets from the 20 cities list the ones that are in Peel and Halton region. There are also other cities, towns there but they are not on our list.

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