A student-led organization that works towards promoting financial literacy among youth in Ontario, BC and Alberta.
At Target Alpha, we aim to engage youth in financial literacy by hosting conferences, organizing real-time competitions, and providing educational resources to Target Alpha chapters.
Over the years, we have gathered many youth leaders who run regional chapters all acrosss Canada in Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia.
We host various conferences featuring topics such as business and technologies.
We organize real-time competitions and hackathons.
We provide educational resources to regional chapters, spreading knowledge to students.
Target Alpha Canada's newest Stock Trading Competetion convenes students from all across Canada.
Target Alpha's Annual Stock Trading Competition is back! The Target Alpha Stock Trading competition is a 3-month financial markets simulation game for all high school and university students. This year’s competition will be held on Investopedia’s stock simulator website.
This year's competition runs from December 22nd, 2021 to March 22nd, 2022. No previous knowledge or experience is required! Participants must register by December 20th, 2021
Do you want to be a part of Target Alpha Canada's Regional Executive Teams?
As a Target Alpha Regional Executive, your expertise and experience will be essential to the expansion and development of this organization. This program is a great opportunity for you to get involved in the world of finance, establish unique connections with like-minded youth and industry professionals, earn volunteer hours, and gain skills you will continue to use throughout post-secondary and beyond. We expect your highest degree of performance.
In order to apply, you must currently be in grades 9-12 or Secondary III-V (for Quebec). All applications are due December 22, 2021 by 11:59 PM EST.
Join the financial literacy revolution today by registering your chapter, or starting a new one!
Target Alpha membership is completely free and registering your chapter will give you exclusive access to our new curriculum and lesson plans. Additionally, your members can participate in FinHacks, our Stock Pitch Conference, our nation-wide Stock Trading Competition, and more to compete for awards & prizes.
Please contact us if you have any questions. All chapters must re-register every year to provide us with the contact info of their chapter heads. Early registration is highly encouraged.
Click here to sign up.