From business plan to business success. We offer financing, mentoring and expertise to get your startup off the ground. If you’re 18 – 39 and ready to launch a business, we’re here to help you.
Futurpreneur Canada makes it easier for aspiring young business owners to secure financing. And we’ve partnered with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) to extend our support to you even further.
We offer collateral-free loans at better interest rates than most banks. But we can’t do it alone. We’re able to finance up to $20,000 per business. If you need more money, BDC may provide up to $40,000.
*Please contact your local BDC office for the BDC Floating Base Rate.
Futurpreneur Canada’s industry-leading mentoring offers expertise, resources and skill-building opportunities to take you and your business to the next level.
2 years of expert business mentoring can help you:
Futurpreneur is eager to support aspiring business owners aged 18 – 39 years old who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents currently living in Canada. To determine if we’re the best fit for you, take a look at our basic eligibility criteria. Please note this is not a comprehensive list of Futurpreneur Startup Program eligibility criteria.
For additional eligibility criteria for partnerships, incorporations, and business take-overs please click here.
For information on businesses not eligible for Futurpreneur Canada financing please click here.
Approval for financing is also dependent on an applicant successfully meeting credit score minimums determined by Futurpreneur.
We support a wide range of businesses including retail, service, skilled trades and more. We also have tailored offerings for young entrepreneurs working in the following areas:
Futurpreneur Canada offers education and development opportunities, online resources and in-house experts to help you launch and grow your business. We also host networking events to help you gain connections in your industry and the Startup community.
Use our Business Plan Writer to create your business plan or browse our library of examples and templates.
Attend workshops, meet other young entrepreneurs and gain peer advice. A Startup community is growing near you - join today!
Our knowledgeable Entrepreneurs-in-Residence help you turn your ideas into a viable business.
Community partners can provide valuable small business resources and networking opportunities in your area.
You’ve read everything above, you’re interested and you may be eligible. It’s only fair to set your expectations to make sure we are the best fit for you and your business needs.