Starting a business can be overwhelming! It’s important for new founders to have someone they can turn to for guidance. Our BCITSA Entrepreneurship Mentorship program gives students and alumni an opportunity to connect with and learn from experienced entrepreneurs and business experts. Mentees meet with their mentors on a regular basis over a six-month period to get support to launch or grow their startups, set business goals, and work towards achieving them.
Fall: September to February
Winter: February to July
Please contact Laura Barreca if you are interested in becoming a mentor (Lbarreca@bcitsa.ca)
To be considered for the program, you must:
How to Apply:
Application DEADLINE for the next intake (Winter 2021: February 2021 – July 2021): Monday, January 11, 2021.
Mentors in our program are usually experienced entrepreneurs themselves. We also recruit industry experts from a variety of fields, as mentees often need expert support for tasks like prototyping, business communication, networking, or marketing. You should consider becoming a mentor if any of the following apply to you:
We are always looking for experienced founders and industry experts to join our roster of amazing mentors!
To express your interest in becoming a mentor, please complete our online application.
*Please note that for Fall 2020 (September 2020 – February 2021), the program will take place virtually.
Feel free to contact Laura Barreca if you have any questions about becoming a mentor in our program: Lbarreca@bcitsa.ca