Support for Businesses

By mmuise

The Economic Development Advisors (EDA) of the Conseil économique et coopératif de la Saskatchewan (CÉCS) provides free in-kind support to Francophones and Francophiles in the province with their business start-up and expansion efforts.

Comments on Funding:


Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must:

  • be Francophones and Francophiles in Saskatchewan;
  • be seeking assistance with their business start-up and expansion efforts.
Application Steps:


Documentation Needed:


Other Things to Note:

The EDAs offer the following services, among others:
1. Networking activities for entrepreneurs;
2. Assistance in fundraising ;
3. Êtes-vous business? workshops ;
4. Business or marketing plan preparation ;
5. Business idea assessment ;
6. Business expansion ;
7. Administrative formalities (choice of a company name, registration, incorporation, taxation, selection of an accountant and a lawyer, rental lease, patent, etc.);
8. Business Management ;
9. Information on administrative formalities;
10. Feasibility studies;
11. Market research;
12. Microloans.

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