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GroYourBiz Fellowships

You can’t buy happiness.  But you can support someone’s dreams, and that’s kind of the same thing….

In December 2016, GroYourBiz™ and Red Letter Films launched an alliance to help women entrepreneurs develop professionally and expand their businesses. Thanks to our first GroYourBiz inaugural sponsors, we were proud to support nine women entrepreneurs to achieve their potential.

Click here to view our 2017 winners and hear their stories.

To apply online for a Fellowship Sponsorship, click HERE!


The GroYourBiz™ Fellowship, valued at $1,320, provides a one-year membership to a GroYourBiz™Advisory Board anywhere in Canada, the USA and/or the UK, where boards currently exist.

Emerging women entrepreneurs who wish to be considered for a GroYourBiz™ Fellowship have until January 18, 2019 to apply.

The first winners will be selected by February 1, 2019 based on who best meets the membership requirements* as assessed by judges drawn from the business community and GroYourBiz™ trusted advisors.


Q. Will the GYB Fellowship continue?

A. Yes. Red Letter Films has committed to sponsoring a yearly Fellowship. Additional GYB Fellowships will be awarded dependent upon receiving sponsorships.  Sponsors can be anyone (corporations/organizations, associations, individuals) who want to foster the growth of women business owners and entrepreneurs.  For more information, click here.

Q. Will GYB continue to take applications?

A. The next application deadline is December 31, 2018.  In the meantime, we welcome you to contact our office to learn more about GroYourBiz Advisory Boards.

For more information contact:  T:  +1-604-534-5007.

GroYourBiz™ Membership Requirements:

  1. Women business owners will be interviewed by the Advisory Board Chair on their readiness of commitment to grow their business and to have been in business for at least one year or have proven business/personal expertise.
  2. Women business owners will be bound by the ground rules of confidentiality, commitment to attend meetings, as well as open communication at the meetings once they are selected for the Advisory Board.
  3. All members within each Advisory Board must be in non-competitive businesses to contribute to the diversity of experience and knowledge and the confidential and trusting environment of the Advisory Board.
  4. Members who want to continue with being on a GroYourBiz Advisory Board must commit to a one year term of membership and payment of dues after one year of complimentary membership.

Conditions for receiving this complimentary membership seat:

  1. The Chair has conducted an interview with you to ensure you understand the standard obligations of being a member and to share your growth plan with the Chair.
  2. To ensure there is no competitive business in the Advisory Board assigned to you.
  3. To attend the full year of meetings with full participation. If you miss more than two meetings with no extenuating circumstances, you will forfeit your complimentary seat and it will be re-assigned.

Contact: Barbara at


redletterlogoAward-winning company Red Letter films was founded by Sylvie Peltier.  A GroYourBiz alumni herself, Sylvie spearheaded Red Letter Films’ alliance with GroYourBiz to offer a fellowship to support women entrepreneurs and business owners like you.  Red Letter Films develops and produces dynamic and engaging content for enjoyment everywhere on any platform.  With her partner Greg Nosaty, they have produced, written and directed over 120 hours of documentary programming for television. Their productions have been seen on Discovery, History, CBC, PBS, OWN as well as many international broadcasters.  Red Letter Films’ Business division leverages its television expertise to help companies create the videos they need for their digital marketing in the most efficient way, whereas its Academy division teaches the same video-making secrets as seen on the world’s top TV networks so you can make powerful videos for your business.

To apply online for a Fellowship Sponsorship, click HERE!

To view the list of Fellowship Sponsors for 2017, click HERE.

Would you like to Join this SPACE and be recognized as an organization who wants to foster the growth of women business owners and entrepreneurs?

To apply online to become a sponsor, click HERE!

For more information contact:
Barbara Mowat, President & Founder, GroYourBiz Ltd.
Tel: 604-534- 5007 | Cell: 604-644- 8298