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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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MP Gallant Recognizes Canadian Scientific Research Efforts

Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to learn of progress made into combating genetic disorders at an event held recently on Parliament Hill. Gallant met with Kathy and Kevin O’Connor of Pembroke, constituents and parents of two boys afflicted with a rare genetic condition. The O’Connor boys suffered from an unknown disorder until Canadian […]

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Government of Canada Supports Economic Growth in Eastern Ontario

On behalf of the Government of Canada I am pleased to announce renewed investment in Eastern Ontario businesses and communities.   The Government of Canada will be investing $30 million over the next three years will support the renewal of the Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP), resulting in a greater number of economic development initiatives and improved […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant announces government of Canada funding to promote growth and development in renfrew county

MP Cheryl Gallant announces government of Canada funding to promote growth and development in renfrew county

Pembroke, Ontario — Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), today announced that the Renfrew County Community Futures Development Corporation (CFDC) will receive up to $100,000 towards supporting their Youth Entrepreneurship Program. “The Government is committed […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Announces Funds for Women’s Programs

Ottawa, ON…On behalf of the Government of Canada, Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, is pleased to announce the government is now offering help for women’s initiatives in rural and small towns in Canada.  The government of Canada has issued a call for proposals for projects that address issues of violence and economic security affecting women […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Announces New Funding for Seniors

October 25, 2011 I am pleased to announce of the Government of Canada is now offering new funding to help communities protect seniors from elder abuse, through the New Horizons for Seniors Program. Starting on October 17th, the government began accepting new applications for elder abuse prevention programs under the New Horizons for Seniors Program.  […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Announces Federal Funding to Local Industry

I was in Renfrew this past Friday to see firsthand, how local manufacturing business, ETM Industries Inc, put its funding through the National Research Council (NRC) Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program to work. ETM Industries, which has been in operation since 1977, received $50, 000. The manufacturing company provides precision components in telecommunications, automotive aerospace industries […]

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MP Gallant Invites Business Proposals to Aid the Forestry Industry

MP Gallant Invites Business Proposals to Aid the Forestry Industry

Eganville, Ontario… MP Cheryl Gallant, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to confirm that the Transformative Technologies Pilot-Scale Demonstration Program is requesting expressions of interest for the implementation of on-mill site pilot-scale demonstration (PSD) plant projects that showcase new/emerging, highly transformative technologies at the pre-commercial development stage with the potential to enhance the competitiveness of the Canadian Forest […]

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