SURGE for Alumni

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Are you an Alumni?

As an alumnus, you are part of a Canada-wide network of innovative and creative entrepreneurs. Alumni can be part of The Centre for Entrepreneurship as SURGE client, support our students as a SURGE mentor, speak at various events, or take advantage of some of the resources offered through The Centre.

Become A Client

Looking for trusted, customized advice on starting your own business or introductions to business resources and networks in your community? Alumni from any Mohawk program can take advantage of SURGE's free coaching for clients.

Complete the Intake Form

Get Involved

Are you interested in giving back to Mohawk and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs? You can volunteer to be a guest speaker, become a mentor to a SURGE Client, sponsor an event or judge at our pitch competition. centreforentrepreneurship [at] (subject: Get%20Involved%20-%20Alumni%20Inquiry) (Contact us) to get involved.

Already an entrepreneur?

The Collective 
The Collective helps Mohawk creative students establish their freelancing careers, by connecting them to clients interested in hiring them. Being part of The Collective gives you access to a custom designed course on starting a creative freelance business, plus personalized coaching from SURGE. The Collective is open to Alumni who graduated from Mohawk within the last two years.

The Agency

The Agency is an experiential learning facility where students from a variety of programs collaborate in developing real world marketing and communications solutions for selected companies in the greater Hamilton area. Apply to have student work on your project next semester.

Alumni of Distinction
The Alumni of Distinction awards recognize graduates for their career achievements and community contributions that provide an exceptional source of inspiration for future generations. The awards recognize an alumni entrepreneur every year. 

Entrepreneurship Resources

Learn more about local, national and global entrepreneurship resources at our Entrepreneurship Resources Hub.