ambiSHEous™ is coming back to Sudbury!

Don't be shy. Just apply.


ambiSHEous™ programs provide real-life learning for girls with #goals.  Girls just like you who want to own your own future...

Learn the real-life stuff they don't teach you in school.  From making and managing money to politics and social change - get the knowledge, skills, and confidence you need to step forward, navigate and succeed. Learn first hand how to turn your ideas into action by collaborating to develop and pitch a small business or social venture.  By combining entrepreneurship training, civics, and leadership development ambiSHEous™ fuels your future in a seriously useful way. 

Ambition is welcome. No previous experience or special skills are required.  

Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet device. Healthy snacks & lunch included. 

In addition to ongoing access to workshop materials and our online community, girls who complete the program will receive a certificate of participation.

selection process

In collaboration with the Greater Sudbury Public Library, ambiSHEous™ is pleased to offer our flagship StartUp Self Workshop free of charge to selected applicants this coming August, 5-7, 2019.

The application period is MAY 13 - 24, 2019.

Girls entering grades 7-9 are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will be invited to join the workshop on the strength of their submission and notified by June 23, 2019 if they have been selected. All other applicants will be added to a waiting list.

Participation is free of charge.

Contact us here if you have questions.

the details


Main Branch                                                                                                    74 MacKenzie St.
Sudbury, ON                                           



Monday, August 5 - 6:00-8:00 pm

  • Icebreaker evening

Tuesday, August 6 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Fuel Your Future: Learn why money matters, how to make it work for you, and what it means to exchange value.

  • Building Blocks: Unpack business basics - spot profit - and learn how to build influence and shape positive change.

  • Brainstorm: Explore the difference between a bright idea and a good business opportunity.

Wednesday, August 7 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Study the Money: Discover the tools you need to develop, plan, and pitch your business or social venture.

  • Brand Building: Use creativity and marketing smarts to bring your new venture to life visually.

  • Launch & Grow: Learn why purpose matters as much as profit, and what it really takes grow.


Please fill out the application form below. As the form cannot be saved, it is recommended you have the required information prepared in advance. 

The application period runs May 13-24, 2019 and participants will be selected on a first-come-first-serve basis. Selected participants will be notified by email by June 23, 2019.  

Only one application per person.  Each applicant is asked to provide the name of a reference 

The language of instruction is English.

Parents are required to confirm the participant's availability for the workshop, August 5 -7, 2019.

Parent/Guardian Name *
Parent/Guardian Name
Emergency Contact/Parent Cell Phone Number *
Emergency Contact/Parent Cell Phone Number
Participant Name *
Participant Name
Participant Date of Birth *
Participant Date of Birth
Please provide a date of birth for the participating girl.
Entering Grade *
Please list your hobbies, interests, and extracurricular activities.
Please share a few thoughts regarding their goals.
Confirmation of availability *
To be completed by a parent or guardian.