Southern Ontario manufacturers focused on exporting outside of Canada should take note of a newly launched grant. The Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) association is providing established manufacturing businesses with funding to support the assessment and adoption of advanced technologies. Interested in learning more? Register for our free upcoming informational CME SMART Advanced Technologies for Global Growth funding webinar to learn more.
Details: CME SMART Grant for Adopting Advanced Technologies
The CME SMART Advanced Technologies for Global Growth is specifically designed to support the adoption of innovative new technologies within Southern Ontario manufacturing businesses to encourage export expansion. This small business funding grant covers::
- Advanced Technology Assessments: Up to 50% of eligible costs to a maximum of $15K for qualified third party professionals to examine and make recommendations regarding the manufacturing process.
- Advanced Technology Adaptation/Adoption: Up to 35% of eligible costs to a maximum of $100K for adopting new advanced technologies, including additive manufacturing, sensor-based technologies, instrumentation, clean technologies, automation, and robotics hardware.
Register for the Free CME SMART Funding Webinar
Date/Time: Friday, February 27, 2015 from 9:30-10:00am (EST)
Location: Online Webinar via GoToWebinar
If you are unable to attend this webinar, Mentor Works is consistently adding new events to our Funding Workshops/Webinars Page, so please check back often and register for our Free Weekly Funding E-Newsletter to learn about more funding opportunities and events related to your Canadian business.