Administered by the Government of Canada through the Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF), an investment of up to $415 million has been awarded to support Sanofi in building an influenza vaccine biomanufacturing facility in Toronto, Ontario.
The Airports Capital Assistance Program and the Regional Air Transportation Initiative provide funding to Canada’s regional airports for projects that improve safety, protect assets, reduce costs, and support recovery of COVID-19.
The Mitacs Accelerate program provides businesses $7,500 in grants to offer 4-month (or longer) internships to Master’s and PhD students.
The Bell Fund has launched three programs which offer grants of up to $250,000 to support the Canadian media production industry in the creation of strong visual programming content.
The Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario have awarded a combined $10M to First Cobalt Corporation for the domestic and ethical production of cobalt sulfate, an essential element used to develop long-range electric vehicles.
Administered through Sustainable Development Technology Canada (STDC), the Government of Canada has announced $55 million in government funding support to 20 leading cleantech companies to work on revolutionary projects that will help meet Canada’s net zero climate change goals.
The Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association (APMA) and KPMG Canada have created the 2021 Automotive Cyber Preparedness Report to look at the automotive industry’s status in cybersecurity measures, and to urge the importance and value of continued cyber awareness in modern automotive organizations.
To help Canadians in rural communities access high-speed internet, the federal government launched the $1.75B Universal Broadband Fund (UBF). Recently, $2.2M was awarded to bring connectivity to 310 households in the Niagara region.
Canadian businesses can reduce the costs of hiring interns and recent post-secondary graduates by 50% or more. Discover how hiring grants can support recruitment.
Administered through BDC, the Highly Affected Sectors Credit Availability Program (HASCAP) supports Canadian businesses that have been hit hard by the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.