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.
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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.