Millworks - Centre for Entrepreneurship


summer companyAre you a student that wants to open up a summer business?

The Summer Company program offers students ages 15 - 29 up to $3,000, to start and operate a summer business. Summer Company provides hands-on coaching, training, and mentoring from business leaders in our community. Hear from our previous participants to see how the program can benefit your business.

Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, the program is administered in the Algoma region by the City of Sault Ste. Marie.

Detailed program guidelines and eligbility criteria can be found at Need more information? Contact Jessica at

Applications for the Summer 2024 intake are now closed. If you are interested in the Summer 2025 intake, please back in January for applications to re-open.

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