Jobs and Growth Fund (JGF)

By mmuise

The Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor) is investing $21 million to help job creators and the organizations that support them to future-proof their businesses, build resiliency and prepare for growth by transitioning to a green economy, fostering an inclusive recovery, enhancing competitiveness, and creating jobs in every corner of the country.

Comments on Funding:

Funding takes the form of:
1. interest-free repayable contributions for up to 50% of eligible costs for businesses.
2. non-repayable contributions for up to 90% of eligible costs for not-for profit organizations.

CanNor may contribute up to 100% of eligible project costs for projects with Indigenous clients.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must be:

  • businesses, including co-operatives.
  • not-for-profit organizations and community economic development partners.
  • Indigenous-led organizations and/or businesses are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

Applications will be accepted on a continuous intake basis until such time as the funding is fully allocated.

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