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Deadline is Today, January 10. Apply for the CANIE Micro Grants.

Culled from INNOVATORS AND ENTREPRENEURS FOUNDATION WEBSITE.

$5,000 CANIE MICRO-GRANTS brought to you with our Micro-Grant partner, UPS

Welcome to the application process for the CANIE Micro-Grants. We have heard your frustrations around accessing funding and set up our application process to be as easy and quick as possible. Our goal is to get $5,000 to you that can inject funding directly into your business and support you in a new or existing venture.

What are the timelines?

Applications are now OPEN and will remain so until Monday 10th January 2022. We will consider each and every application with care and announce the businesses being awarded with the micro-grants on Tuesday February 15th 2022.

In addition to possibly receiving a CANIE Micro-Grant of $5,000, the Foundation also commits to promoting the services of each grant recipient through our social media platforms and networks.

Does my business qualify to apply?

The Innovators & Entrepreneurs Foundation is committed to supporting entrepreneurs in marginalized communities across Canada. We welcome applications from all business owners from any recognized group within Canada. These include but are not limited to the following::

  • Indigenous Peoples
  • People of Colour
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Seniorpreneurs
  • Military Veterans
  • New Immigrants

*Applicants must have been officially running their business for at least 1 full year.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY: https://www.ief-fie.ca/the-canie-microgrants/