Author Archive | Cheryl Gallant

Technology Development Program

I am pleased to announce our government has launched a call for proposals for the Technology Development Program. The Technology Development Program helps research and innovation organizations, the private sector, post-secondary institutions and not-for-profit organizations work together to accelerate the development of technologies that will result in new market opportunities for southern Ontario businesses. Applications are being […]

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Investing in Business Innovation Program

As part of our Conservative Government’s Next Phase of the Economic Action Plan, Ontario entrepreneurs can now access the new program, Investing in Business Innovation.  Investing in Business Innovation boosts private sector investment in start-up businesses to accelerate the development of new products, processes and practices and bring them to market. It also helps angel investor networks […]

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Prosperity Initiative

The Prosperity Initiative aims to encourage small and medium sized businesses through not-for-profit organizations to undertake projects that will result in the diversification and enhanced competitiveness of Ontario’s regions and sectors through:   The adaptation and adoption of new technologies, processes and skills to enhance business productivity in southern Ontario; The development of new industries or opportunities […]

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Youth STEM

Youth STEM addresses the labour needs of tomorrow by encouraging the development of the next generation of Scientists, Technologists, Engineers and Mathematicians (STEM) required to build excellence in Ontario’s knowledge-based economy.   The initiative will encourage more young people to pursue meaningful STEM careers and will build the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs and problem […]

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Investing in Business Innovation Program

As part of our Conservative Government’s Next Phase of the Economic Action Plan, Ontario entrepreneurs can now access the new program, Investing in Business Innovation.  Investing in Business Innovation boosts private sector investment in start-up businesses to accelerate the development of new products, processes and practices and bring them to market. It also helps angel investor networks […]

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Supporting Integrity in National Research

    In response to a question I recently posed during Question Period, Federal Science and Technology Minister Gary Goodyear confirmed that recipients of Federal research grants must waive the right not to be named in order to be eligible for taxpayer enabled funding. As a Member of Parliament with a major research facility, Chalk […]

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MP Gallant Elected Chair of the Canada-NATO Association

  I would like to thank my Parliamentary colleagues for electing me to the position of Chair, of the Canada-North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Parliamentary Association. Their vote of confidence in my ability to represent Canadian interests in an important forum like NATO is truly humbling. The NATO Parliamentary Assembly was established in 1955 to […]

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Thank-you and Merry Christmas to All of Santa’s Helpers

A big thank-you and Merry Christmas to all of Santa’s helpers throughout our Riding. In what has become a holiday tradition among Conservative supporters, I helped distribute food bank donations made possible by their generosity, to area food banks. Every year the spirit of Christmas motivates volunteers in each of our communities to reach out […]

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