Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Prince Edward Island Business Women’s Association
Location: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Date: 2014-09-09
Value: $237,218.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: This 30-month project will increase opportunities for the economic advancement of entrepreneurial women across the province of Prince Edward Island through the piloting of a sustainable mentorship model. Strategic partnerships will be developed with women entrepreneurs and key stakeholders to identify sector-specific barriers, priorities, opportunities, and informal mentorship activities currently in use to contribute to the development of a formal mentorship model. The model will be piloted in urban and rural communities and will include online resources to ensure accessibility for women living in more isolated areas.
Comments: Multi-year project