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Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

The Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency helps grow Atlantic Canada by giving businesses tools to be more competitive, innovative, and productive.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding, Repayable Funding

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Black Business Initiative (BBI)

The BBI is committed to growing a stronger Black presence in Nova Scotia’s business community.

Categories: Mentorship, Repayable Funding, Talent

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Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

BDC supports small and medium-sized businesses in all industries and at every stage of growth with money and advice.

Categories: Export, Mentorship, Repayable Funding

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Canada's Ocean Supercluster

Canada’s Ocean Supercluster is an industry-led transformative cluster model that offers a number of programs for the Innovation Ecosystem. Including the recent Ocean Startup Project which aims at doubling the number of high-quality, ocean technology startups thriving in Atlantic Canada.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding, Research and Development, Talent

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Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CEED)

CEED works to increase the number of entrepreneurs operating in Nova Scotia through training, financing and networking opportunities.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship, Repayable Funding

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Centre for Women in Business

The Centre for Women in Business is the only university business resource centre in Canada dedicated to helping women knock down barriers and succeed as entrepreneurs.

Categories: Mentorship

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Common Good Solutions

Part consultancy, part educator, part social impact incubator, offering a full range of social enterprise consulting, training and coaching services.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship

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COVE

The Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE) is a collaborative facility for applied innovation in the ocean sector.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Export, Mentorship, Research and Development, Talent

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Creative Destruction Lab - Atlantic (CDL Atlantic)

CDL-Atlantic fosters the creation of powerful “blue-green” technology ventures through strategic alignment with Dalhousie’s world-class research expertise.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship

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Dalhousie University

As Atlantic Canada’s leading research university, we excel in collaboration with industry and opportunity for discovery.

Categories: Mentorship, Research and Development

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Davis Pier

Davis Pier Consulting supports organizations chart a clear path to success through organizational improvement, social innovation, and design.

Categories: Mentorship, Repayable Funding, Research and Development

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Digital Nova Scotia

Digital Nova Scotia (DNS) is the industry association for Nova Scotia’s $2.5 billion ICT and digital technologies sector.

Categories: Mentorship

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East Valley Ventures

East Valley Ventures aims to grow the economy of Atlantic Canada by helping founders turn ideas into companies.

Categories: Mentorship, Repayable Funding

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LearnSphere

LearnSphere provides practical, affordable, and accessible learning and development solutions that help businesses and organizations prosper.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Export, Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding

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National Research Council (NRC)

Working with clients and partners, the NRC provides innovation support, strategic research, scientific and technical services.

Categories: Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding, Research and Development

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Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI)

NSBI works towards a strong, thriving and globally competitive Nova Scotia through attracting global investment and working with companies to be more successful exporters.

Categories: Export, Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding, Repayable Funding, Research and Development, Talent

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NSCAD University

NSCAD offers an interdisciplinary university experience unlike any other art school in the country.

Categories: Mentorship, Research and Development, Talent

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SURGE Innovation

SURGE is an innovation sandbox and collection of programs aimed at delivering innovation and entrepreneurship training to science trainees across all levels.

Categories: Mentorship, Sandbox, Talent

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Volta

Volta provides world class mentorship and support to new and growing startups and is a place where they can learn from each other, grow and expand to global markets.

Categories: Acceleration & Incubation, Mentorship, Non-repayable Funding, Research and Development, Sandbox, Talent