The Ontario Ministry of Agriculture has allocated funding for agri-businesses to purchase PPE, cleaning supplies, and hotel rentals for employees during COVID-19.
The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) offers grants and loans to support growing businesses. Learn more about the incentives available.
The Canada Media Fund (CMF) is accepting applications for its $88.8M COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund. Apply by June 12, 2020.
The Canada Arts Training Fund offers up to 70-80% to a maximum of $6,000,000 in funding for professional artistic training. Apply by June 30, 2020.
Mentor Works has listed various funding programs that help businesses temporarily pivot to create PPE, sanitization, or accelerate COVID-19 research projects.
Canadian innovators can access grants and procurement contracts to research and develop solutions for government COVID-19 challenges. Browse ISC’s current challenges.
Here’s an overview of some of the most popular Canadian government funding programs available to position your agriculture or agri-food business for success.
The government loan program, Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility, is accepting applications for businesses requiring financial support in response to COVID-19.
The Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation enables manufacturers to develop and commercialize new products or processes with funding and support from post-secondary institutions.
The Regional Relief & Recovery Fund (RRRF) provides interest-free loans to support Ontario SMEs ineligible for other COVID-19 funding programs.