Forest Sector Investment and Innovation Program (FSIIP)

The Forest Sector Investment and Innovation Program (FSIIP) helps companies whom operate in the forestry sector to invest in new equipment,  facility expansion, process, and product innovation.

  • Amount: Business Stream: Up to 30% repayable funding (of which, up to 50% may be a foregivable). Collaborations Stream: Up to 75% non-repayable funding.
  • Timeline: Upcoming intakes: March 5, 2020 | June 19, 2020 | September 18, 2020. Recommended project duration 2 to 4 years.
  • Eligibility: For-profit manufacturers and processors of wood and forest biomass across Ontario (saw mills, pulp and paper mills, secondary wood manufacturers, and bio-economy projects).
  • Projects: Innovative expansion and CAPEX projects that postively impacts productivity, innovation, export, jobs and the regional economy within Ontario’s broader forestry & wood processing sector.

Top Forest Sector Investment and Innovation Program Resources

Forest Sector Investment and Innovation Program Overview Blog: This is an overview of Forest Sector Investment and Innovation Program, including information regarding the program’s focus, eligibility requirements, and how to apply.

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