The Ontario Catapult Microloan Fund supports social entrepreneurs and innovators with their early stage social enterprises by providing access to capital, CSI’s existing programming and services. Financial aid is in the form of a loan.
OCE offers a comprehensive suite of programs designed to leverage the full capacity of Ontario’s research institutions. By helping Ontario’s technology-based companies commercialize research discoveries, we are helping create jobs and drive prosperity. Our program suite covers three key areas: Industry-Academic R&D Collaboration, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship. Other key OCE initiatives are the IBM High Performance Computing [...]
The OETF is designed to respond to the challenges faced in raising capital by innovative, private, Ontario-based companies in the clean technology, life sciences and advanced health technologies, and digital media and information and communications technology sectors. Financial aid is in the form of an equity investment.
Ontario Job Creation Partnerships is an employment program that provides work experience to unemployed job seekers within projects that benefit the community or local economy. Businesses can be eligible sponsors for the program.
Labour Market Partnerships provide funding to support employers,employer or employee associations, community groups and communities in developing and implementing labour market strategies and activities for dealing with labour force adjustments and meeting human resource requirements.
The Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE) brings together the services of Small Business Enterprise Centers, Regional Innovation Centers and Business Advisory Services, the members work collaboratively together using a “no wrong door” approach to ensure that small businesses have the tools they need to grow and thrive.
The Ontario Research and Development Tax Credit (ORDTC) is a non-refundable tax credit. It is available to corporations that carry out scientific research & experimental development (SR&ED) work in Ontario.
Open Sky Incubator is a privately-funded incubator, providing the Kitchener-Waterloo region with an ecosystem to help technology businesses and professionals grow. They provide affordable office suites and co-working spaces, and collaborate with top-tier companies to develop a wide range of interactive workshops and events for people who want to learn new things in the world of technology and business. For [...]
TD Commercial Banking can help to finance it`s clients’ company’s current assets such as accounts receivable and inventory. Letters of Credit and Letters of Guarantee are also available to help give working capital to businesses involved in trading domestically or internationally.