AWE Growth Loan

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

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Min : - Max :150000

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AWE offers loans for women-owned businesses in Alberta. We can help provide the financing you need to start or grow your business, and we have a community to support you along the way.

We provide:

  • The capital you need to start or grow your business. AWE provides repayable loans of up to $150,000 to women-owned businesses in Alberta. We offer a competitive interest rate ranging from Prime +2% to Prime +4%.

  • Flexibility and clarity. We offer flexible repayment options and terms of five years. There’s no penalty for early repayment and no hidden fees.

  • Access to personalized advice and resources.  We know that your business is more than just dollars and cents. You’ll have access to ongoing business advising and support from the AWE team.

  • A community of like-minded women. AWE loan clients receive discounts to select AWE events. You will have the opportunity to meet other women entrepreneurs while learning from subject-matter experts.

Please visit our website for more information.

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AWE: Bold Leadership

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

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AWE’s Bold Leadership Program supports Alberta-based women entrepreneurs with established businesses who want to radically rethink their business from a digital lens and implement technology to improve their business performance.  

The Bold Leadership Program will help you build your awareness of technologies and trends as well as develop leadership skills and confidence to implement changes in your business.

During our 8-week program, we will help you look for opportunities to strategically incorporate digital in your business across a broad range of areas, including Strategy & Leadership, Customer Engagement, Digital Brand and Marketing, Process & Operations, Data and Analytics, Culture, and People & Organization.

In a supportive group environment, we will discuss opportunities and obstacles and ways to overcome the challenges many entrepreneurs face in implementing new digital processes in their businesses.

The deadline for the next cohort of this program is August 15, 2021.

Please visit our website for more information.

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AWE: Business Beyond Borders

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

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Business Beyond Borders provides guidance and support as you explore the possibility of market expansion. The program helps you identify the right opportunities for you and your business, and develop the confidence and skills needed to pursue your growth plans.

With Business Beyond Borders you can: 

  • Explore the possibilities of market expansion
  • Tap into AWE’s knowledge and expertise of international markets
  • Identify the right opportunities for you and your business
  • Access personalized advice and support

Please visit our website for more information.

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AWE: Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

Value:
Min :40000 - Max :60000

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The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) will provide financial support directly to women-owned businesses to address COVID-19 impacts on their short-term stability. This financing will support small enterprises that are struggling with working capital needs and are unable to access larger federal relief funding programs or unable to obtain a loan/credit from traditional financial institutions.

Please visit our website and read the information carefully before you apply.

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AWE: Start-Up Workshops

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

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If you have a specific business idea, or you’ve been in business for a few years but have never written a business plan, this series is for you. These sessions introduce you to the essential components of a good business plan. Each session will help you move forward in your business with confidence starting with learning how to conduct informative marketing research for your business, outlining a basic marketing strategy to reach your best customer, and exploring how to create financial plans that will support business viability.

For more information, please visit our website.

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