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Immigrant Women Entrepreneurship Program

Immigrant Women Entrepreneurship Program (IWEP)

IWEP or Immigrant Women Entrepreneurship Program provides the opportunity for immigrant women in Nova Scotia to develop and/or enhance their current entrepreneurial skills on the road to becoming independent business owners. Participants receive training in topics such as market research, legal issues, business structures, marketing, finance, and more.

Topics of the program include:

  • Business plan writing
  • Market research
  • Rules, regulations, and legal issues
  • Sales and marketing
  • Online presence and social media
  • Financial management
  • Networking

Register for this program if you would like to:

  • Gain hands-on knowledge of starting/running a business
  • Get business training and one-on-one counselling
  • Grow business and social relationships

To join this program, you must:

IWEP is offered three times a year from January to March, April to June, and October to December.

For more information on IWEP or to register please contact: