Ontario launches regional program to help create jobs

Ontario launches regional program to help create jobs

Source: Ontario Newsroom

The Ontario government has introduced the Regional Development Program, which will invest more than $100 million over four years.

Businesses in Niagara can apply for funding through the Southwestern Ontario Development Fund (SWODF), which includes access to a range of complementary services and supports.

The fund supports projects that:

  • create jobs and build talent
  • attract and encourage private sector investment
  • lead to business growth and broad positive economic impacts
  • encourage innovation, collaboration and cluster development

Learn more about eligibility requirements and application deadlines at the Southwestern Ontario Development Fund.

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