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The application process for the Economic Development Initiative (EDI) is two-phased:

Phase 1: Expression of Interest

  1. Read the EDI Guidelines.
  2. Contact FedDev Ontario to discuss how your project fits with program criteria and objectives.
  3. Prepare and submit an Expression of Interest (PDF, 227 KB). The 2018 submission dates closed as of September 28, 2018

Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online. If you are unable to access, complete or submit your application online, please call the FedDev Ontario toll-free line at 1-866-593-5505.

Phase 2: Full Application

Eligible applicants that demonstrate the strongest impact and results will be invited to provide additional detail in the form of a comprehensive proposal. All applicants will be informed of the decisions in writing.

  1. Read the EDI Guidelines.
  2. Contact FedDev Ontario to discuss how your project fits with program criteria and objectives.
  3. Prepare and submit the additional required information.
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