Explore opportunities to receive public funds to help springboard your business venture. There are programs that apply to businesses in all provinces and territories, and others that apply only to businesses in your region.
Government departments and agencies provide financing such as grants and contributions, subsidies and loan guarantees. Find out what government financing might be available for your business. Use the search tool or browse by type of financing.
If you own a PEI-based information technology business, you can apply for term loans – You need to repay the loan within 10 years and you must contribute at least 20% of the purchase price or fair market value
If you have a junior exploration company or are a local prospector, you can apply for a non-repayable grant to conduct advanced exploration in the province and carry mineral prospects to a more advanced stage.