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Grow your business through export

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-17 fiscal year. To stay informed about the next intake periods for the 2017-18 fiscal year, please check back to our website and sign up to our e-newsletter, The Insider.

The Small Business Development Program provides financial incentives on projects that assist a business in growing current exports or participating in a global supply chain by providing access to export expertise to:

  • access research
  • improve productivity and competitiveness
  • improve capacity
  • remove barriers to exporting

The Small Business Development Program supports the hiring of a private sector consultant to provide professional expertise. The program contributes up to 50% of eligible project costs to a maximum incentive of $15,000.


Application Deadlines

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-17 fiscal year. To stay informed about the next intake periods for the 2017-18 fiscal year, please check back to our website and sign up to our e-newsletter, The Insider.

Contact a Regional Business Development Advisor near you or use our interactive map.

CAPITAL REGION
Halifax and west

Malinda Regimbal
902.424.6813

Dartmouth and east
Patrick Breton
902.424.4211

SOUTHERN REGION
Lunenburg, Queens, Shelburne

Calvin Butler
902.875.7425

Yarmouth, Digby
Gilles Babin
902.774.0208

WESTERN REGION
Annapolis, Kings, Hants
Sean Cochrane

902.798.6961

NORTHERN REGION
Cumberland, Colchester
David Copus

902.893.6156

Pictou, Antigonish, Guysborough
Lynn Coffin
902.755.7040

CAPE BRETON REGION
Cape Breton, Richmond, Inverness, Victoria
Wanda MacLean

902.227.7144