Upcoming Funding / Grant Programs

Canada Summer Jobs Program – Deadline: Midnight Feb 3, 2017

OCE SmartStart Seed Fund – Deadline: Mar 23, 2017 (Initiate by Mar 16)

Youth Job Connection – Deadline: Until Mar 31, 2017 (gov fiscal end)

Youth Job Connection – Summer – Deadline: Until Mar 31, 2017 (gov fiscal end)

IRAP Youth Employment – Deadline: Until Mar 31, 2017 (gov fiscal end)

MaRS Embedded Executive Funding Program – Deadline: June, 2017 (TBA)

OCE TalentEdge – Deadline: Rolling

NSERC Engage Grant – Deadline: Rolling

OCE REACH Program – Deadline: Mar 9, 2017

OCE TargetGHG Program – Deadline: Rolling

Ontario’s Solutions 2030 Challenge – Deadline: September 22, 2017

Funding Resources

Getting the financial backing to grow, scale and make your business a success is often challenging. Luckily, Techvibes has put together a list of common investment options for startups, and pros and cons for each:

Entrepreneurship Education

Hiring Resources

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Sales & Marketing

  • Constant Contact – Marketing Resource Library: Find articles, guides, and videos to help you be a better marketer.
  • Eventbrite – Your go-to place for the newest, shiniest features and behind-the-scenes product manager insights.
  • Hootsuite – Level up your social media game. Get the training and certifications you need to grow your career.
  • Measure Marketing – Harness the power of the Internet to grow your company, increase revenue, develop leads, and maximize ROI.
  • Soaq – Learn how to use video to propel their training, communications, marketing and sales efforts.
  • SurveyMonkey – Offering tips for successful B2B content creation and marketing.
  • WordPress – Instantly create the personal or professional blog of your dreams to share your ideas on the web.

Market Intelligence

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Product Development / R&D

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