About the Fund
Startup Canada and TruShield Insurance have partnered to present the TruShield Retail Startup Fund, which invests in entrepreneur and community-driven initiatives that support entrepreneurs in the retail industry.
The Fund serves to fuel the growth of Canada’s retail sector. Funds will be awarded to individuals, businesses, and organizations in Canada with projects aimed at supporting entrepreneurs in the retail sector.
Funded projects will provide startups and small businesses with support and opportunities to better compete with the top 30 companies that account for 66 per cent of sales in the sector. Project examples include retail-specific business training and pop-up shops.
For more information on the fund please download the TruShield Retail Startup Fund Overview.
Application deadline: October 7, 2015.
TruShield Retail Startup Fund contributions are graciously provided by: