Government Funding

IRAP Funding Success: Rianta Solutions Receives up to $440,000

Rianta Solutions is a Kanata, Ontario-based designer, developer, and manufacturer of datacom and telecom equipment solutions. Since the company’s creation in 2012, Rianta Solutions’ team of engineers have been developing customized high-speed, low energy consumption data centre technologies. With clients spanning across Canada and around the world, Rianta Solutions has

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CME-FedNor Assessments: Northern Ontario Manufacturing Grants

The Federal Economic Development Agency for Northern Ontario (FedNor) provides federally sourced funds to businesses, organizations, and communities within the province’s northern regions. The agency supports the development and competitiveness of businesses to ensure the north grows and contributes toward the country’s economy.

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) also provides support

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Canadian International Innovation Program: Research Collaboration Fund

The Canadian International Innovation Program (CIIP) supports collaborative research and development projects that lead to the commercialization of new products, processes, or services. As opposed to other collaborative research and development programs that businesses can receive funding support with, CIIP seeks to match Canadian businesses with international partners to achieve

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Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF) Small Business Grants

The Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF) was created to support the economic growth and development of Ontario businesses by providing cost-sharing support towards small businesses expansion projects. SWODF encourages business investment and job creation through grants and repayable funding contributions.

Projects with eligible expenses valued at less than $10 million may

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Eastern Ontario Development Fund (EODF) Funding for Business Growth

Not uncommon to other development funds across Ontario or Canada, the Eastern Ontario Development Fund (EODF) supports the economic development initiatives of growing for-profit businesses. This eastern Ontario cost-sharing fund encourages investment into small and mid-sized businesses through grants and repayable funding contributions.

Businesses with project expenses less than $10 million

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Growing Forward 2 Ontario Grants: 2016 Deadlines

Growing Forward 2 Ontario is a 5-year (2013-2018) Ontario government funding program aimed at supporting innovative, competitive projects led by organizations within the province’s agri-food industry. Nearly $4.5 million is provided to Ontario applicants each year to solve industry challenges and enhance their competitiveness, which in turn boosts the province’s economic

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