Connecting Young Women to Rewarding Careers

Whether you are exploring options in the capital markets or are certain that this is the career for you, WCM offers you the opportunity to meet women and men in the industry and to understand the rewarding and exciting careers available to you. We provide students with exposure to the different types of jobs available in the industry and advice on how to prepare for interviews and develop your network.

WCM runs two programs with content and networking opportunities specifically geared for students namely, UniConnect  and High School Liaison. We also provide scholarship and internship opportunities for women pursuing an MBA through our Heather L. Main Fund.

Our Student members are engaged, curious high school, undergraduate and graduate students with an interest to meet women and men in the industry and to understand the rewarding and exciting careers available in the capital markets. We provide students with exposure to the different types of jobs available in the industry and advice on how to prepare for interviews and develop your network.

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Student Membership Benefits

Annual dues: $25 + HST.  Membership can benefit all young women interested in careers in the capital markets industry by providing:

  • Access to a network of 1,400 members

  • Programming and career mentorship specifically targeted for Grade 10-11, Grade 12 and University students

  • Opportunities to volunteer on WCM Steering Committees

  • Join the WCM Conversation through our Facebook and LinkedIn groups as well as following us Twitter to become part of the WCM community

  • Receive the Monthly UniConnect Newsletter to learn about career opportunities in the capital markets industry, Ted Talks, Advocating Articles and External Events

  • Receive Weekly Member Update Newsletter to keep abreast of WCM member Professional Development, Job, Volunteer opportunities as well as links to timely, thought-provoking articles

  • Exclusive access to specialized programs such as the Heather L. Main Memorial Scholarship

  • Participation at discounted rates to University events that cover a wide range of topics 

  • Access to the Members-only section of the website, including exclusive access to relevant capital markets positions through our Job Board with employment listings by employers and recruiters searching for experienced professionals

Members are invited to join our Facebook and LinkedIn groups as well as follow up on Twitter to become part of the WCM community.

Our Corporate Champions

Gold Corporate Champions

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Silver Corporate Champions

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Bronze Corporate Champions
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