Top 10 Budget 2019 Highlights for Businesses

Budget 2019 announced several new incentives for businesses to invest in R&D, innovation, internships, youth employment, and sectoral growth. Keep reading to learn how your business can benefit from these upcoming new funding opportunities. Here are the top 10 must-read Budget 2019 highlights for businesses seeking government grants and incentives: $251.3M for Forestry. Natural Resources Canada’s[…]

Fundingportal and CanWCC partner to help women entrepreneurs to get funded

Toronto, ON (March 25, 2019) – The Funding Portal Inc. (Fundingportal) and the Canadian Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CanWCC) are pleased to announced that they have entered into a partnership to help Canadian women-owned businesses to improve their access to government grants and incentives. CanWCC is a national not-for-profit organization that advocates for the economic priorities[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of March 18 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $167M, down from $1.9B during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $60.7M, 36% of total incentives. Top Region. Quebec is the top province this week, securing $60.3M and accounting for 36% of total national[…]

$10M ON Horse Improvement Program (HIP)

The Government of Ontario will invest $10M per year in the Horse Improvement Program (HIP) to support programs for breeders and horsepeople. Quick Facts. This fund will support breeding and industry development for Ontario-bred horses. It will be administered by Ontario Racing. The fund will replace the Enhanced Horse Improvement Program previously administered by the[…]

Federal Budget Funds $13.9B Increase in Grants and Incentives

Budget 2019 announced new incentives for businesses and municipalities that promise $13.9B in additional funding through grants and incentives over the coming decade. This new funding targets the government’s key economic policy objectives: investing in infrastructure, extending broadband coverage, support for the forestry sector, stimulating corporate R&D, facilitating youth employment, and enriching our cultural and[…]

Who got government grants this week

Funding for the week of March 11 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $1.9B, up from $989.8M during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $1.59B, 83% of total incentives. Top Region. Alberta is the top province this week, securing $1.4B and accounting for 73% of total national[…]

2019 FINTECH & FINANCING CONFERENCE FEARLESS APR 3-4, TORONTO (#FFCON19)

Fundingportal clients get 40% OFF! FFCON19: FEARLESS | APRIL 3-4, 2019 | TORONTO, CANADA The National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association (NCFA) of Canada and partners are delighted to present the 2019 Fintech & Funding Conference and Expo (#FFCON19). In it’s 5th year, FFCON19 remains inclusive and one of the most engaging platforms in Canada for high-growth and emerging start-ups, professionals, regulatory bodies and[…]

New AB Recreation Energy Conservation Program and Electric Vehicles for Municipalities program

The Government of Alberta is providing $9M under the Climate Leadership Plan to launch the new Recreation Energy Conservation Program and $4.6M for its Electric Vehicles for Municipalities program. Recreation Energy Conservation Program. This program will help municipalities cut energy costs and emissions by upgrading their recreation facilities with energy-efficient technology. It provides up to $750k per[…]

NL Low Carbon Economy Leadership Fund

The Governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador announced three programs under the Low Carbon Economy Leadership Fund: Climate Change Challenge Fund (CCCF): NL is contributing $10.26M and the Federal Government is contributing $10M to provide grants to businesses, municipalities, governments and organizations, nonprofits, industrial and resource sectors to undertake projects that result in measurable[…]

SK Private Property Access Innovation Challenge

The Government of Saskatchewan has announced an Innovation Challenge to find creative solutions in connecting would-be land users with rural private property owners to access land. Quick Facts. The Innovation Challenge stems from proposed changes to The Trespass to Property Act, which would require people to get permission from rural property owners to use their land[…]