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Applications open January 22, 2024
Deadline:  Open
Cost:  $400

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Entrepreneur Application Open January 22, 2024



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.

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Mentor Application Form



Leduc-Wetaskiwin Program Timeline

Applications Open January 22, 2024
Virtual Information Session February 7, 2024 at 12-1pm
Application Deadline Open
Selection Process & Interviews March 4th – 7th
Applicants Notified March 8
Orientation Session (mentors) April 4, 2024 at 7pm
Program Launch March 21, 2024 at 7pm
Required In-Person Seminars Every second Wednesday 10:30-12:00pm,

March 27 to November 20

Required Online Learning March to November 2024
Initial Draft Plan Submitted June 1, 2024
Second Draft Plan Submitted September 1, 2024
Final Draft Plan Submitted for Feedback November 15, 2024
Program Ends November 2024
Celebration Event November 21, 2024


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If you have questions about SMARTstart Leduc-Wetaskiwin, please contact us:

SMARTstart Leduc-Wetaskiwin