Be a part of
The Scotiabank Women Initiative

The Scotiabank Women Initiative® invites all women and non-binary people to join our program. 

With no cost to join, you’ll get access to events, specialized education, networking opportunities and resources.
You can also take advantage of partner offers, free mentorship and more. 

Our program will support you in these key areas

Access to capital

Scotiabank experts will tailor financing solutions to meet your specific needs, including agriculture, healthcare, technology, and real estate.

Mentorship and advice

Connect with an experienced business leader through 1:1 mentorship. You'll get coaching for one year, at no cost.

Partners and offers

Work with leading companies from around the U.S. and Canada to help you manage your business, build your brand and more.


Attend a live event or workshop and peruse our articles and podcasts online, to elevate your business skills.

To join the program, select an option below

Complete our form

Provide details to get information from a program expert.

Open a new business account online

If you're not a Scotiabank business customer, we have options for your day-to-day banking.

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