Open Office Hours

Upcoming Funding / Grant Programs

OCE TalentEdge – Provides Ontario students and recent graduates with real-world industry experience. Through the program, interns and fellows can apply their expertise, leading-edge knowledge and tools to solving industry problems. Deadline: Rolling

NSERC Engage Grant – Engage Grants are designed to give innovative companies that operate from a Canadian base access to the unique knowledge, expertise and capabilities available at Canadian universities and colleges. Deadline: Rolling

OCE TargetGHG Program – TargetGHG is helping Ontario meet its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets by encouraging large industrial plants to adopt leading-edge technology and by supporting Ontario’s entrepreneurs in developing creative new solutions. Deadline: Rolling

OCE GlobalStart Voucher Program – The GlobalStart Voucher Program supports youth-led start-ups across Ontario that are engaged with CLAs/OCEAs and RICs that target Global Markets. Deadline: Rolling

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

  • Kitali Human Capital Solutions Inc. – Connecting leaders with leaders, through successful hiring of executive and leadership talent.
  • Bergs Law – Provides advice and representation regarding employment and labour law

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.
  • 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

  • Information coming soon…

Product Development / R&D

  • Information coming soon…