Callout to Akwesasro:non Entrepreneurs

Updated: Jan 6

Do you want to start your own business? or Are you taking over an existing business?

The Akwesasne Career & Employment Support Services (ACESS) is looking for individuals who are looking to start their own business or are taking over an existing one in which he or she has no prior ownership.

ACESS, in partnership with Sierra Consulting, will be hosting an 8-week Aboriginal Entrepreneurship Program for aspiring entrepreneurs in Akwesasne. What will you learn?

Business planning topics will include:

  • Self-Employment & Entrepreneurship

  • Business Plan Prep

  • Practical Small Business Management

  • Designing a Start Up / Expansion Budget

  • Key Funding Sources Available to You

  • Marketing Operations and more...

Training will be held at Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute. The program start date is January 21, 2020.

If you're interested in taking this entrepreneurship program, contact ACESS as soon as possible. Deadline to apply is Friday, January 10, 2020.

You can get started by filling out our application at

It is labeled Akwesasne Career & Employment Support Services Application.

You may hand write your answers or choose the fillable version using your keyboard to type your answers. Doesn't matter which option you choose. Once you have completed all sections of the application, hand it in to the ACESS office. Any sections left incomplete will result in your application being denied. It is very important you fill out all sections. If you need help give us a call or ask our receptionist who would be more than willing to help answer any questions you may have.

Please share this with any friends and family you think would be interested. Nia:wen!

Akwesasne Career & Employment Support Services

Phone: 613-575-2626


*Please include your name and a good working phone number to reach you when sending us an email.



Akwesasne Career & Employment

Support Services


Monday - Friday:

9:00AM - 3:00PM

*Closed 12 - 1 (Lunch)

Saturday - Sunday:


25 Third Street

Akwesasne, QC H0M 1A0

Phone: 613-575-2626


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