Government Funding

Greenbelt Fund – August 3, 2017 Deadline Announced

The Greenbelt Fund: Local Food Investment Fund (LFIF) provides Ontario government grants to increase the consumption of locally-grown or processed foods. Recently, the program was allocated an additional $1 million from the Province of Ontario. With the top-up in funds, Greenbelt Fund has issued a new call for funding applications.


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SD Tech Fund Awards $2.5M in Solar Cleantech Grants

In March 2016, QD Solar Inc. was awarded $2.5 million in Canadian government grants to help commercialize its latest clean technology development project. This investment has helped enhance and accelerate the market readiness of the company’s new solar photovoltaic technologies.

This contribution was provided by the SD Tech Fund, which supports

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OCE Market Readiness Program: Innovation Scale-Up Grants

Colleges and universities play a key role in driving innovation and entrepreneurship across Ontario. As a launchpad for tomorrow’s business leaders, these institutions promote leading-edge research and supporting young entrepreneurs who wish to transform new ideas into a sustainable business. However, young entrepreneurs often struggle to scale-up these post-secondary businesses

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