Deadline To Apply: February 20, 2018

Program Details:

Bioenterprise is participating in a program funded by the Government of Canada to provide non-repayable seed financing, coaching, and mentorship to assist start-ups and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the agriculture and agri-food sectors, as well as sustainable and environmental technologies, to grow through generation of revenue and attraction of follow-on private investment over the next 4 years. Bioenterprise’s Seed Funding is a matching program that provides eligible enterprises with:

  • $30,000 in seed funding (to be matched by recipient enterprise)
  • Coaching/mentorship support services (e.g. market intelligence, investment preparation and access to Bioenterprise global network)
Bioenterprise’s program partner Innovation Guelph will deliver this program as the Fuel Injection Program to advanced manufacturing and social innovation industry sectors.

Eligibility Criteria:

Critical Dates:

  • Intake period is January 11 – February 13, 2018
  • LOI intake period closes February 13th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Full applications are due February 20th at 2:00 p.m. (by invite only if the LOI is approved)

Organizer Name: Bioenterprise Ontario
Contact Name: None