June 26, 2015 – Edmonton, Alberta – Western Economic Diversification Canada
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Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced the results of the second intake of the Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative. In support of the continued development of a healthy economy in Canada’s West, Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) will support 21 small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Announced in October 2013, WINN provides repayable contributions to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Western Canada. SMEs can apply for funding to support activities that further project commercialization, helping to move ideas from the research and development stage to the market, such as: product testing and technology demonstrations, equipment purchase and installation, regulatory approval, marketing, and intellectual property protection.
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