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>> Funding Guidelines
To Qualify for consideration, Grant Applicants must:
  • Be ready to start or launch their new business within 6 months.
  • Use awarded proceeds within 6 months of receipt for asset purchases only. (For example: Machinery, furniture, leasehold improvements, signage, website, or equipment)
  • Be a Canadian citizen or legal immigrant.
  • Intend to start or grow a small business irrespective of receiving a grant.
  • Present an objective and balanced mandate to create or grow a for-profit business.
  • Meet deadlines for completing / submitting qualification criteria.
  • Demonstrate confidence, initiative and preparedness.
  • Present a specific, feasible business plan with well-defined goals and measurable results.
  • Provide evidence of thorough knowledge of their industry.
  • Possess general knowledge of basic business fundamentals.
  • Seek funding of $1,000 to $100,000.
  • Give priority to applicants that can demonstrate matching funds.
  • Assist in the process of evaluating their application.

Ineligible Categories/Allocations:

  • Charitable Organizations.
  • Real Estate speculation.
  • Lottery or Gambling businesses.
  • Businesses with Adult content.
  • Any business deemed Illegal in your jurisdiction.
  • Personal debt repayment.
  • Acquisition of an existing business.
  • Employee Salaries.
  • Buy-out of a partner in an existing business.
  • Inventions that are not utilized by the business itself.
Qualify for a Leadership Grant.
Inquire Online or Call:
Eastern: +1.416.572.7694
Western: +1.403.444.5980
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