Enactus NAIT is a student club that advances the economic, social and environmental well-being of our community. Guided by academic advisors and business experts, their members create and implement community empowerment projects and launch business ventures across the Edmonton area.
This experiential learning platform helps students unleash their entrepreneurial spirit and develop their talent and perspective essential to leadership in our ever-changing world. Enactus NAIT operates within the Mawji Centre, using the space to hold meetings, share contacts and resources.
Enactus NAIT is open to students from all programs, allowing for a wide range of knowledge and skills, while ensuring that projects are practical and sustainable.
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Enactus is the world’s largest experiential learning platform, dedicated to creating a better world, while developing the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders and social innovators. The Enactus network of global business, academic and student leaders are unified by their vision—to create a better, more sustainable world.
Globally, their 72,000 students across 1,730 campuses in 36 countries positively impact the lives of 1.3 million people each year. Annually, these teams have the opportunity to showcase their achievements in regional, national, and worldwide competitions.
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Enactus Regional Exposition
Enactus NAIT participates annually in both regional and national competitions where they present their projects and represent both the JR Shaw School of Business and NAIT as a whole.
Some of their recent awards include:
- Spirit Award (2019 Enactus Canada National Exposition)
- 2nd Runner Up (2019 CWB Financial Education Challenge)
- Most Improved Enactus Team of the Year (2017 Enactus Canada National Exposition)
- Best New Project (2017 Hellman’s Food Security Challenge)