Category Archives: Youth Entrepreneur Program

Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch

Now in its fifth year, the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition is open and accepting submissions. The deadline to register is Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition asks Ontario high school students in grades … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings!

  Season’s Greetings! It’s hard to believe that another busy year is wrapping up and we have already planned many events and programs for 2017. Here’s a recap of what 2016 was like for the Halton Region Economic Development Division: … Continue reading

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A Successful 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)

This month, the Halton Region Small Business Centre celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week – an event that is celebrated through local, national and global activities. To commemorate this week, the Halton Region Small Business Centre hosted a series of free events … Continue reading

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The Halton Region Small Business Centre Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) runs November 14 – 20, 2016.  This week inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities to help them explore their potential as entrepreneurs and innovators. Halton Region Small Business Centre is hosting a series … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship Programs for Youth

Youth and entrepreneurship development are a major focus for the provincial government and the Halton Region Small Business Centre (SBEC) provides information and resources for young entrepreneurs in the Region. Currently, there are three youth programs that provide skills development, … Continue reading

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Summer Company Students are Taking Care of Business

The Halton Small Business Centre (SBEC) is once again coordinating the Summer Company Program in Halton Region for the Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation. This program assists high school and post-secondary students who are looking to develop entrepreneurial skills … Continue reading

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Helping student entrepreneurs start their own Summer Company

Every year, the Halton Region Small Business Centre coordinates and delivers the Summer Company Program on behalf of the Province of Ontario. The Summer Company Program provides youth from the ages of 15 – 29 that are enrolled in high … Continue reading

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