Canada – Manitoba – Growing Value – Commercialization

Grant Name: Growing Value – Commercialization
Country: Canada – Manitoba
Information Link: https://www.entrepreneurshipmanitoba.ca/financial-programs/468/growing-value-commercialization

This program provides financial assistance for pre-commercialization, commercialization and market development activities that move innovative ideas to market.

Eligibility

  • Existing agriproduct processor or a new entrant who intends to operate as an agriproduct processor.
  • Applicants must be in compliance with all Manitoba and Federal Government laws and regulations applicable to their operations.
  • Applicants must also have an AccessManitoba client identification number. If you do not have a number, contact your Manitoba Agriculture Office for details.

Type of Assistance

  • Approved projects can receive up to 50{5fd5d0c347966b9ca8e0f456e16034dfe54ed0385696705fc3c1ddd66732c056} for eligible expenses including capital expenses.
  • The maximum program contribution to a project is $100,000.
  • Financial assistance is available for the following program areas of focus:
  • new product development
  • market research and development in domestic and international markets
  • value-added processing productivity improvements and related equipment purchases
  • adoption of environmental sustainability practices
  • skill development associated with adoption of newly established production processes that utilize new or innovative technologies.

To Apply:

AgAction Manitoba
MAFRDGF2@gov.mb.ca