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Futurpreneur has been fueling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise for two decades. They are the only national, non-profit organization that provides financing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. 

Financing and Mentorship

For Entrepreneurs:

Futurpreneur Canada makes it easier for aspiring young business owners to secure financing. They’ve partnered with the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) to extend their support to you even further. They offer collateral-free loans at better interest rates than most banks. and they finance up to $20,000 per business. If you need more money, BDC may provide up to $40,000.

For Indigenous Entrepreneurs: 

Futurpreneur Canada supports Indigenous entrepreneurs aged 18-39, helping them launch or buy their own business. With up to $60,000 in financing, an expert mentor for up to two years, and access to resources, they are here to help young entrepreneurs bring their business plan to life.

For Black Entrepreneurs:

The program for Black entrepreneurs age 18-39 provides startup loan financing and up to two years of mentorship, plus access to resources and networking opportunities with fellow entrepreneurs across Canada.

With Diversity & Inclusion as core values, Futurpreneur supports young Canadian entrepreneurs from all backgrounds, helping them launch and grow successful businesses.

They launched this tailored version of the core Startup Program specifically to help address some of the barriers to success faced by many aspiring Black entrepreneurs.

This program is funded by RBC, with additional loan financing from BDC.

For Part-Time (Side-Hustle) Entrepreneurs:

Whether you’re an established side-hustler or looking to launch a new side business, Futurpreneur can help you reach your goals.

Grow your side business at your own pace with the Futurpreneur Side Hustle program. their program offers collateral-free loans of up to $15,000 and pairs you up with a dedicated mentor, offering tailored support and guidance.