Aims to mobilize entrepreneurs in the North to secure a prosperous economy and foster long-term job creation.
Amount: Conditional grant of up to 50% of eligible costs or $125,000 per project. Entrepreneur must make cash investment of no less than 10% of the conditional grant. When combined with other provincial or federal government funding will not exceed 75% of eligible costs.
Eligibility: Must create jobs in Northern Ontario and other economic benefits. Must be a new venture.
Top North Ontario Entrepreneur Program Resources:
North Ontario Entrepreneur Program Overview Blog: Here we provide an overview of this government funding for small business program. You will learn about what the program is intended for and have the opportunity to hear about some of the Ontario government funding program’s success stories.