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Regional Development Program & AMIC Stream Open for Applications

The Regional Development Program (RDP) and the Advanced Manufacturing, Innovation & Competitiveness (AMIC) stream are taking new applications.

The Regional Development Program provides funding in the form of grants and loans to eligible small and medium-sized businesses in the Southwestern and Eastern Ontario. The funding provided in this program will enable regional businesses to invest in new equipment, technology adoption and training to expand their operations.  The program also provides support to municipalities and economic development organizations investing in economic development projects to help attract businesses to their local area.

To find out more, please visit: https://www.ontario.ca/page/regional-development-program#section-1.

Additionally, applications are now open for the Advanced Manufacturing, Innovation and Competitiveness (AMIC) stream under the RDP. This new stream will help Ontario’s advanced manufacturers invest in equipment, advanced technologies and skilled workers needed to improve competitiveness and support growth in key sectors.

To find out more, please visit: https://www.ontario.ca/page/regional-development-program-advanced-manufacturing-and-innovation-competitiveness-stream.