Funding for Companies

So many ways to make business development and innovation easier.

Succeeding at Work

Succeeding at Work is the place for people to find a job or career in an industry that employs 1 in 8 Canadians. This project provides a free training program in six provinces – British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia – and works with employers to find the right employment fit.

BC On-Farm

This program provides up to $10,000 in funding to eligible on-farm businesses - farmers, producers, ranchers, packers - for the implementation of food safety activities. Check it out.

BC Post-Farm

This program provides up to $20,000 in funding to BC food and beverage manufacturing facilities for the implementation of food safety activities. Check out program terms and eligibility.

Canada Job Grant

The Canada Job Grant is a program that combines federal and provincial funding to subsidize training for employees of private and non-profit organizations. Approved funding is granted on a first-come, first-served basis and is delivered by the provincial/regional government. Interested in learning more? Contact your government ministry or regional department facilitating programs for businesses.

Strategic Innovations Fund

The Government of Canada has launched this program to drive business investment, growth and job creation. The program provides funding for larger projects under streams including r&d and commercialization, and firm expansion and growth.

Canadian Agricultural Program

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership is a five-year, $3 billion federal-provincial-territorial investment in the agriculture, agri-food and agri-based products sector that began in April 2018, and is the successor of the 2013-18 Growing Forward 2 partnership.

Atlantic Fisheries Fund

This program is a multi-government initiative that supports projects in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. The fund aims to help Canada's seafood sector transition to meet growing market demands for products that are high quality, value added and sustainably sourced.