Visa She's Next Grant Program
Visa is empowering women entrepreneurs across Canada, offering ten $10,000 grants and access to an accelerated mentorship program through York University.
What to expect
Winning The Visa She's Next Grant Program comes with the incredible opportunity to receive a $10,000 grant from Visa. This financial support can be a significant boost for your business, helping you invest in critical areas such as product development, marketing, or expanding your operations.
Our mentorship program offers you personalized guidance through a one-to-one matching system. You will be paired with an experienced mentor who can provide valuable insights, advice, and support tailored specifically to your business needs.
Joining our program opens up a world of networking opportunities. You will have the chance to connect with fellow women entrepreneurs, industry experts, and potential collaborators.
We provide access to a wealth of learning resources that can enhance your entrepreneurial skills and knowledge. Continuous learning is key in today's dynamic business landscape, and our program ensures you have access to the latest insights and best practices.
January 22, 2024
February 5, 2024
Winners will be notified before our public announcement.
Mentorship Program Starts
Mentorship Program Ends
The mentorship program is designed to accommodate various schedules. While we have set start and end dates, we understand the need for flexibility. We're open to working with different timings to ensure broad participation.
Applicants must submit an application form and a short video with details about their business. If you have any questions about the registration process, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Once the selection process is complete, the YSpace ELLA team will personally contact the chosen candidate by early March 2024.
- You are a woman entrepreneur with at least 50% ownership of a registered business, non-profit or social enterprise, and you are working full-time on your venture
- You have a minimum annual revenue of $50,000
- Your business is located in Canada
- You are open to change, looking to step out of your comfort zone and are willing to give back to the community with your own strengths and insight
- You can commit fully to the requirements of a 4-month mentoring program
Apply now to receive the tools you need to succeed.