Grants USA: Spinal Singularity Awarded Research Grant

Spinal Singularity announced today that the company was awarded over $3.6 million by the U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command (USAMRMC), Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), during FY18 for the Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP). The SCIRP challenges the scientific community to design and conduct research that will foster new directions to address neglected issues in[…]

Government of Canada supporting Indigenous participation in protecting fish and fish habitat

Quick Facts: The government of Canada announced $50 million in funding over five years for the new Indigenous Habitat Participation Program (IHPP) to support Indigenous communities in the conservation of fish and fish habitat. This new national program will provide financial resources to support collaboration in decision-making, planning, management, conservation, protection, monitoring and data collection[…]

Ontario Launches $3M Seniors Community Grant Program

The Government of Ontario is investing $3M for the Seniors Community Grant Program, which supports nonprofit community organizations to coordinate and deliver local supports and programs for seniors. Quick Facts. Grants range from $1k to $25k. By 2023, there will be 3M Ontarians over the age of 65. The deadline to apply is June 27.[…]

PEI Entrepreneurs Eligible for Up to $25k in Funding

Applications are now open for Innovation PEI’s 2019 Ignition Fund, which offers up to $25k to launch or expand a business in Prince Edward Island. Quick Facts. Applicants must be committed to creating and operating a new business in PEI. The product or service sold must have potential to be sold outside of PEI. Activities[…]

Who got government grants this week

Funding for the weeks of Jan. 21, under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs, reached $403.6M, down from $264.4M during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $134.5M, 33% of total incentives. Top Region. Ontario is the top province this week, securing $108.5M and accounting for 27% of total national[…]

QP Briefing. Non-profit organization raises concern over economic impact of Trillium Foundation cut

By Jessica Smith Cross The provincial government’s cut to the Ontario Trillium Foundation has some in the non-profit sector worried — not only about future funding for their organizations, but also on the economic impact of the cut on the communities they serve, the head of the Ontario Nonprofit Network said Friday. The Ontario government[…]

BC accepting applications under infrastructure program

The 2018 Infrastructure Royalty Credit Program (IRCP) is currently accepting applications from oil and gas companies interested in building or upgrading roads and pipelines. Quick Facts. A company must fully fund and complete an approved infrastructure project before it can apply to recover up to 50% of the project’s costs in the form of royalty[…]