Agricultural Innovation Program (AIP): Enabling Commercialization & Adoption Stream

Please Note: The Agri-Innovation Program (GF2) is closed; however, it’s been enhanced and under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership and funding is now available through AgriInnovate

The Agri-Innovation Program was a five-year initiative spanning April 1, 2013 through March 31, 2018. Its Commercialization and Adoption Stream focused on helping companies with innovative agri-products, technologies, or services proceed through the product demonstration, commercialization and adoption phases.

  • Amount: Interest-free, repayable contributions from max of $2-$10 million dependent on project type
  • Timeline: Program closed; enhanced through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership and is now branded AgriInnovate.
  • Eligibility: For profit companies or cooperatives in the agricultural industry.
  • Projects: Pre-commercial and commercialization projects.

Canadian Government Funding for Small Business