Commercialization Support for Business Program (Manitoba, Canada)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Manitoba

Applies to States or Provinces Manitoba
Name Commercialization Support for Business Program (Manitoba, Canada)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Grant Program
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Maximum Incentive Varies

Program Administrator Manitoba Entrepreneurship, Training and Trade
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-05

Information Source


The Commercialization Support for Business Program supports product and process commercialization and business development in all sectors and all regions of the province.

Commercialization Support for Business includes:

Concept Development (Max up to $25,000) – from concept to prototype development

Product Development (Max up to $40,000) – pre-commercialization activities like feasibility or engineering analyses, trial production and test marketing

Product Commercialization (Max up to $200,000) – moving from prototype to market-ready product.

Market Access Component (Max $15,000) – materials and activities needed to enter new markets successfully

Certification Assistance (Max $15,000) – obtaining plant or product certification

Intellectual Property (Max $25,000) – securing intellectual property rights for the product or process

Policy Contact

Department Manitoba Business Gateways

Department GO Centre

Department Canada/Manitoba Service Centre