To be eligible for the Youth Strategy Program:
› You must be between the ages of 18-39.
› All entrepreneurs or future entrepreneurs, aged 18-39, must register and join the program
› Demonstrate the viability of their business with a complete business plan
› The entrepreneur must be the majority owner of the business or hold control by shareholder agreement. A maximum of two entrepreneurs per company may receive a loan.
› Seasonal entrepreneurs are eligible with proof that their activities will be profitable for at least six months.
› Cooperate with a support plan during the first year.
› Create full-time jobs.
CAE Rive-Nord also offers funding for business start-ups in MANUFACTURING.
Documents required to apply to CAE Rive-Nord:
› Complete business plan
› Budget estimates for the first two years’ existence of the company.
Ready to fill an application?
Complete the form below or contact us for more information:
firstname.lastname@example.org / 450 304-1911, extension 227
SMB Support Initiative
This initiative allows small and medium businesses to have access to 4 fields of expertise that play fundamental roles in the Quebec economy, helping businesses to ensure sustainability as well as increase productivity and profitability.
This expertise covers:
› Identify business needs in terms of innovation
› Establish a culture of innovation in the company
› Develop a sustainable innovation strategy
Succession and Business Transfer
› Identify successors and help them with the acquisition
› Help the transferors start transfer process
› Identify areas of need to offer help in transfer process
› Develop sustainable development plan
› Identify most effective technologies and processes
› Undertake pollution-reducing projects
› Identify pertinent communication technologies
› Develop web marketing strategy
› Use social networks effectively
› Set up sustainable e-commerce website
The following costs are eligible if directly linked to one of the projects mentioned above: