IRAP

Industrial Research Assistance Program

The National Research Council of Canada’s (“NRC”) IRAP Program works with over 11,000 SMEs each year.

SE&ED

SR&ED Scientific Research and Experimental Development Program.

The SR&ED Program is a federal tax incentive program designed to encourage Canadian businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to conduct research and development (“R&D”) in Canada. 

IDMTC

Interactive Digital Media Tax Credits

Six provinces offer an interactive IDMTC Program or similar such program. The IDMTC Program operates in a similar manner to the SR&ED Program and can be combined with the SR&ED Program to maximize the applicant’s access to government funding.

SIF

Strategic Innovation Fund

Launched in July 2017, the SIF Program has a budget of $1.26 billion over five ySIF Strategic Innovation Fund Launched in July 2017, the SIF Program has a budget of $1.26 billion over five years and is part of the Innovation and Skills Plan

SDTC

Sustainable Development Technology Canada

The SDTC Program is designed to support the development and pre-commercial demonstration of clean technology solutions with the aim to increase each solution’s chances of successfully making it to the marketplace. 

CMF

CMF Canada Media Fund

The CMF announced a program budget of $353 million in 2019-2020(6) to support the Canadian television and digital media industries. 

Superclusters

Industrial Research Assistance Program

The National Research Council of Canada’s (“NRC”) IRAP Program works with over 11,000 SMEs each year.

Alberta Innovates

SR&ED Scientific Research and Experimental Development Program.

The SR&ED Program is a federal tax incentive program designed to encourage Canadian businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to conduct research and development (“R&D”) in Canada. 

CanExport

Interactive Digital Media Tax Credits

Six provinces offer an interactive IDMTC Program or similar such program. The IDMTC Program operates in a similar manner to the SR&ED Program and can be combined with the SR&ED Program to maximize the applicant’s access to government funding.

ACOA

Industrial Research Assistance Program

The National Research Council of Canada’s (“NRC”) IRAP Program works with over 11,000 SMEs each year.

Alberta Innovates

SR&ED Scientific Research and Experimental Development Program.

The SR&ED Program is a federal tax incentive program designed to encourage Canadian businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to conduct research and development (“R&D”) in Canada. 

CanExport

Interactive Digital Media Tax Credits

Six provinces offer an interactive IDMTC Program or similar such program. The IDMTC Program operates in a similar manner to the SR&ED Program and can be combined with the SR&ED Program to maximize the applicant’s access to government funding.