"If you are a Canadian citizen or a registered Nova Scotia business in good standing, you can apply for a secured loan to: Buy or build a fishing vessel; Buy and install engines, equipment and/or electronics for your vessel; Make technical modifications to your vessel."
If you are 16 or older and will be returning to school full-time in the fall, you could get a loan of up to $3,000 to start your own summer business. If you are able to pay your loan in full on time, you could get 1/3 of it back.
As a Nova Scotia resident you may be able to borrow up to $500,000 from your local credit union to start or grow your business. The loan is intended to fund working capital needs or to be used as a line of credit and is available to most types of enterprise.