The grant comes in form of a repayable contribution to cover the expenses required for adopting, adapting and commercializing new technologies and also promoting innovation. The program is only addressed to Northern Ontario.
Not-for-profit organizations, Municipalities; municipal organizations; and First Nations, SMEs with fewer than 500 employees
Financial support for small and medium size businesses, developing and commercializing innovative, technology-driven new or improved products, services or processes in Canada. Extensive funding awarded for large research and development projects.
Funding of $10,000,000 and more for innovative projects across multiple industries. Multiple Streams available: Business Innovation and Growth (Stream 1–3) plus Collaborations and Networks (Stream 4 & 5).