Application process for Youth Can Do It!

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Youth Can Do It! celebrates young Canadian entrepreneurs from across the country. Selected entrepreneurs will be invited to Ottawa for three days of activities and celebration from June 10 - 12, 2018.

Thank you for your interest in Youth Can Do It!. The call for applications is now closed. Those who are selected to attend the event in Ottawa June 10-12 will be notified by the project team mid-April.


  • You must be a young entrepreneur, aged 18-24Footnote *
  • You must reside in CanadaFootnote **
  • You must complete an application submission
  • You must be available to attend the Youth Can Do It! event in Ottawa from June 10 - 12, 2018

How to apply

Applications must be submitted by 11:59 pm ET on March 18, 2018.

Your submission must include a completed application form and video.

The video must be 1-2 minutes in length in which you must:

  • tell us about your entrepreneurial story
  • explain why you are the perfect candidate
  • talk about what inspires you to become an entrepreneur and how you got to where you are

What this means for you

If selectedFootnote ***, you will receive:

  • a trip to OttawaFootnote **** from June 10 - 12, 2018
  • opportunities for networking and mentorship
  • access to information and resources for your venture

Airfare and accommodations for the event in Ottawa in June 2018 will be provided for the selected entrepreneurs.

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