PEI PNP potential business applicants who seek community endorsement for additional points in the Expression of Interest (EOI) system are required to schedule appointments through GB PEI with the endorsed community to discuss endorsement and provide an overview of their business concept.
- Capital Regional Communities (10 points for EOI)
- Rural Communities (35 points for EOI)
- Applicants with 90-130 points in EOI before community endorsement can email GB PEI’s Project Manager, Alexander So at firstname.lastname@example.org to express interests in having a community endorsement meeting.
- Applicants need to send the Pre-Application Package and First Payment to GB PEI at least 7 days before the scheduled community endorsement meeting to confirm a spot.
- Applicants must physically visit PEI and meet with a community representative for community endorsement.
- Applicants should dress in business casual for a community endorsement meeting.
- Applicants must be prepared to talk about family and education background, previous work experience, and business concept in English.
- Applicants can expect a written community endorsement at least 7 days after a community endorsement meeting.
- Applicants can only have one written community endorsement at a time.
- Each written community endorsement is only valid for 1 year.
- Applicants with a community endorsement need to open a business in the endorsed community after landing in PEI.
Community Endorsement Meeting Schedule
|Summerside Community Endorsement Meeting Schedule|
|February 23, 2018||Friday||11:30 am||Completed and Obtained First Summerside Endorsement|
|March 8, 2018||Thursday||11:00 am||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|April 5, 2018||Thursday||10:00 am||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|April 27, 2018||Friday||11:00 am||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|May 17, 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|May 24, 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|June 15, 2018||Friday||10:00 am||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|June 28, 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|July 5, 2018||Thursday||3:00 pm||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|July 6, 2018||Friday||10:00 am||Completed and Obtained Endorsement|
|July 12, 2018||Thursday||3:00 pm||2 Spots Left|
|July 13, 2018||Friday||11:00 am||3 Spots Left|
|July 20, 2018||Friday||9:00 pm||3 Spots Left|
|August 9, 2018||Thursday||2:00 pm||3 Spots Left|
|August 10, 2018||Friday||11:00 am||3 Spots Left|
|August 16, 2018||Thursday||3:00 pm||3 Spots Left|
|August 17, 2018||Friday||11:00 am||3 Spots Left|
In addition, we also completed and obtained First Charlottetown Endorsement for our potential business applicant on March 9, 2018 (Friday).
For community endorsement meeting arrangement, please email email@example.com.