The Canadian Council on Aboriginal Business (CCAB) and ESS, a member of Compass Group Canada, introduce the National Youth Aboriginal Entrepreneur Award and self-nominations are needed! This award recognizes an up-and-coming Aboriginal Entrepreneur under the age of 35. The winner will receive a $10,000 financial award and be recognized as CCAB’s 2014 Toronto Gala.

Eligibility for National Youth Aboriginal Entrepreneur Award

  • Applicants must be Canadian residents of First Nation (Status or Non-Status), Métis or Inuit ancestry and between the ages of 19-35.
  • Self-employed for a minimum of one year.
  • Submit a 30-60 second video about you and your business.
  • Deadline to apply is August 20th, 2013.

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