Tips & Best Practices for Startups

Although the federal and provincial government create most Canadian government funding programs for established businesses, it is critical for startups to set a solid foundation early on in order to become eligible for this funding in the future. This checklist will help guide early stage businesses towards future government funding opportunities.

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How to set yourself up for success with funding; this checklist will allow you to discover:

  • How to build a business plan;
  • Valuable business resources to grow your business; and
  • Finance options to improve your cash flow.

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About Mentor Works

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Who is Mentor Works?

  • Canada’s #1 Government grant and loan application writers
  • Over $1.5B in funding won for our clients
  • Averaging an 86% approval rating
  • An average of 95% time savings compared to writing funding applications in-house
The Mentor Works Process

Our Process

  • Book a funding discovery call to find out what funding is available to you
  • Our grant and loan application writers will take care of writing and submitting your application
  • We'll notify you when new programs get announced that we think you're a good fit for
Government Funding Prerequisites

Funding Prerequisites

  • Incorporated in Canada for at least 2 years
  • Financially stable
  • Manufacture or conduct R&D in Canada
  • Not a retailer/distributor
  • Not a startup