Young entrepreneurs are a driving force in Canada’s economic growth. Canada’s Economic Action Plan has invested over $57 million to support the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF), which is dedicated to growing Canada’s economy one young entrepreneur at a time.
Since 1996, the CYBF has helped approximately 4,500 young entrepreneurs to establish successful businesses that have created some 17,850 new jobs.
If you are 18 to 39 years old, you may be eligible for one of the many programs designed to help you bring your business idea to life.
CYBF also provides mentorship, financing and post-launch services to young entrepreneurs.