THE ENTREPRENACTION CHALLENGE
The West Island of Montreal Chamber of Commerce along with the program’s title partner, Desjardins, are proud to offer the entreprenaction program to young entrepreneurs in the West Island of Montreal! Its mission is to support passionate young entrepreneurs by helping them navigate the complex world of business in the hopes of increasing their chances of success. Do you have any questions about the challenge or the entreprenaction Program? Call 514-697-4228.
The 3 pillars of the entreprenaction program include mentorship, training and recognition.
RISE TO THE CHALLENGE!
The entreprenaction program has arrived in the West Island of Montreal! Its mission is to support passionate young entrepreneurs by helping them navigate the complex world of business in the hopes of increasing their chances
$20,000 TO WIN!
A total of $20,000 in cash and professional services will be awarded to the young entrepreneur that stands out the most in the entreprenaction Challenge. PLUS, all qualified companies that register in the Chamber’s entreprenaction program will also be eligible for mentorship and training!
how it works
STEP 1 – Apply Online
Entrepreneurs enter by applying online and submitting a business plan, which will be reviewed by a panel of judges.
Step 2 – Video Submission
From the applicants, 5-7 entrepreneurs will be selected and asked to provide a 2-minute video pitch.
Step 3 -The Challenge Event
The 5-7 entrepreneurs will be invited to participate in a virtual Q&A session with the panel of judges.
Step 4 – Winner Announced
The judges will select 3 finalists who will be invited to the annual Chamber Accolades Gala, where the winner will be announced.
HOW TO ENTER
Submit your online application here.
To qualify, all young entrepreneurs must:
- Be between 18 and 35 years old
- Be Canadian residents
- Own a company that has been in operation for at least 2 years
- Submit a summary business plan which details the business, its activities, industry analysis, products/services, vision, financial summary and any community involvement.