***2018 Business Development Program grants will be accepted starting January 15, 2018***
The City of Fort Saskatchewan Business Development Program offers five unique grants that were developed, in partnership with local business, to help accelerate the growth and development of small businesses and assist commercial property owners improve their property.
The Business Development Program is currently in its third year. Applications for 2018 will be accepted beginning January 15, 2018. The deadline for applications is November 1, 2018.
|% of Eligible
| Small Business Education
| Small Business Marketing
| Small Business Equipment & Technology
| Storefront Improvement
| Commercial Infill
Grants range from $500 to $50,000 with a total of $60,000 in funding available for 2018. Grand funding will be allocated on a case-by-case basis subject to the approval of the Economic Development staff, until the budget has been spent or the program year has ended. Submitting an application does not guarantee a grant or a specific grant amount. All project proposals are subject to a comprehensive review of application and required information, must reflect the spirit and intent of each grant.
Each grant has its own unique requirements, however generally the grants are available to business owners with a Resident Business Licence and/or owners of commercial property located in Fort Saskatchewan.
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