IMPACT IN ACTION
We have established long-term projects that create an impact every year on our local and international communities.
Poly t'accompagne is a program that was recently built to offer free tuition and to help struggling high school students. Our mission is to find volunteers at Polytechnique Montréal that are willing to tutor youngsters who have approached organisations for help. Our goal is to allow as many kids as possible to succeed at their studies and pursue higher education because we believe that education is an essential ressource pour the well-being and the prosperity of our communities.
JUNIOR FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
EWB's in-country Fellowship program recruits outstanding leaders-typically post-graduate students and professionals-to pair with innovating African ventures in a 12-month placement. Through providing expert support and collaboration, EWB Fellows equip ventures with the essential talent required to accelerate and sustain their growth while also growing their professional portfolio in a new location.
VIRTUAL TALENT XCHANGE (VTX)
The Virtual Talent xChange provides an opportunity to hone volunteers' professional and practical skills in a completely remote setting. The platform works to support innovative seed-stage social ventures in sub-Saharan Africa succeed by meeting their diverse talent needs in the areas of business modeling, marketing, UX / UI design, fundraising and more.
CANADA-AFRICA INNOVATION FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
The Canada-Africa Innovation Fellowship partners young leaders from Canada and Africa to learn, create, and accelerate ideas as a way to build a sustainable and inclusive future. A unique chance for university students to grow their leadership, entrepreneurial and innovation capacity while engaging in cultural, academic and professional exchange.
The Kumvana Fellowship program provides African innovators with a platform to network, develop skills and collaborate with like-minded leaders: both from their local communities and from the wider global EWB ecosystem.