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Application deadline midnight January 31, 2022
Cost:  $350

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Entrepreneur Application Form



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



Okotoks Program Timeline 2022

Applications Open November 2021
Information Sessions November/December 2021 (details coming soon!)
Application Deadline January 31, 2022
Selection Process February 2022
Applicants Notified February 2022
Program Launch February 2022
In-Person Seminars March – October 2022
Online Learning March – October 2022
Draft Plan Submitted June 2022
Second Draft Plan Submitted September 2022
Final Plan Submitted October 2022
Program Ends October 2022
Celebration Event October/November 2022


Contact Us

If you have questions about SMARTstart Okotoks, please contact us:

SMARTstart Okotoks
Phone: 403-995-4151