Global markets play a crucial role in the progress, expansion and success of a business. Grants for export expansion offers a great opportunity for Canadian companies however, it is usually accompanied by unpredictable and unforeseen challenges. These may include government regulations, target market, language barriers, lack of market intelligence, product certification, etc. In order to … [Read more...] about Grants for Trade Shows and Export Market
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), a known name among academic institutions and business sectors, has been working to foster partnerships between academic institutions and businesses by providing research grants, knowledge resources, facilities and skilled talent for the purpose of leading innovation and encouraging technological research and development. There … [Read more...] about NSERC Engage – Is it for you?
Among various funding opportunities for hiring and training, OCE provides one of the comprehensive programs for young students and entrepreneurs. Ontario Centres of Excellence(OCE) offers different programs intended to help and develop the capacity of research institutions in Ontario. The main goal of OCE's programs is to assist and encourage technology based start-ups and entrepreneurs an … [Read more...] about Funding Opprtunities for Start-Ups and Entrepreneurs
Other than banks and financial institutions there are a number of funding programs available to Small Medium-sized Enterprises(SMEs) providing up to $500k small business loans with low or zero interests. Either you are at early stages of establishing your business or at final stages for commercializing your developed products you may qualify. Southern Ontario Fund for Investment in Innovation … [Read more...] about Up to $500k small business loans