Catalyzing Grant

By mmuise
Description:

TEF offers Catalyzing Grants to support entrepreneurs with strong employment social enterprise ideas to access the support they need to complete a feasibility study and business plan to test the market and employment demand for their employment social enterprise idea.


Comments on Funding:

Grants up to $7,500 are disbursed in two parts.

Deadline: -
Eligibility:

Applicants must:

  • apply to complete a feasibility study and business plan for a high-potential, eraly-stage employment social enterprise;
  • intend to operate their ESE in Peel, Toronto or York Region;
  • work on a new ESE idea (not an existing employment social enterprise);
  • be individuals and organizations:
    a) graduates of the ESE Idea Accelerator program; OR
    b) entrepreneurs who have not completed an Accelerator program, if they have a sufficiently strong ESE idea.
Application Steps:

No specific steps have been identified.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

1. Graduates of the ESE Idea Accelerator program have the option of applying for a Catalyzing Grant. Entrepreneurs who have not completed an Accelerator program can also apply for a Catalyzing Grant, if they have a sufficiently strong ESE idea. If you are interested in applying for Catalyzing Grant funding but have not participated in an Accelerator, please reach out to

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