Brought to you by the Town of Cochrane, Economic Development
Due to the COVID-19 situation, applications for the next program intake are currently on hold. Please be sure to check back!
Wondering if you’re eligible? Read more.Applications Opening TBA
Interested in mentoring? SMARTstart requires enthusiastic and experienced business owners each year. Many of our mentors return year after year. Please see the timeline below for an idea of what goes on in the program. Please note that all dates may not be applicable for mentors.
Wondering if you’re eligible? Read more.Mentor Application Form
If you have questions about SMARTstart Cochrane, please contact us.
|SMARTstart Cochrane PROGRAM TIMELINE|
|Applications Open||May 1, 2019|
|Information Sessions||May 16 – Cochrane Public Library, noon to 1:00 OR 6:30pm to 7:30pm
June 6 – Cochrane Public Library 6:30pm to 7:30pm
|Application Deadline||June 21, 2019|
|Selection Process||June – July, 2019|
|Applicants Notified||July 2019|
|Program Begins||October 2019|
|In-Person Seminars||November 2019 to April 2020|
|Online Learning||November 2019 to March 2020|
|Draft Plan Submitted||February 2020|
|Final Plan Submitted||May 2020|
|Celebration Event/Program Ends||May 2020|