Entrepreneur in Residence

The Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) program offers help and support for small businesses with consultations, workshops and seminars.

What is the EIR program?

This eight-week residency is part of TPL’s celebration of Small Business Month. The Entrepreneur in Residence offers support of TPL’s small business programs and services.

The EIR program is an eight-week residency which involves reviewing submitted business ideas and meeting one-on-one with selected applicants (either in person or virtually) to critique and evaluate their business ideas and plans. The EIR also collaborates with the Library to create and offer programs and events to the general public, as well as maintain a blog. The residency is part of TPL’s celebration of Small Business Month.

TPL’s Entrepreneur in Residence will:

How to Apply

Toronto Public Library (TPL) invites applicants with extensive experience in the areas of running a successful business, coaching and advising aspiring small business owners, and working with equity-seeking groups to submit responses to the Expression of Interest (EOI) for the role of TPL’s Fall 2020 Entrepreneur in Residence. More information

The deadline to apply is August 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm.

The Entrepreneur in Residence program offers successful candidates a special opportunity to share their knowledge and experience. The next EIR is included as part of a league of excellent entrepreneurs remembered for their skills, services, and who provide inspiration and optimism to future entrepreneurs.

Past Entrepreneurs in Residence