AMF promotes continued growth of Ontario’s advanced manufacturing sector by supporting efforts to develop cutting-edge technologies and large-scale activities that will improve processes and increase productivity, establish clusters or global supply chains and collaborate with private sector, and research and post-secondary institutions.
Repayable funding of $10 million to $20 million per project or 50% of eligible project costs. Projects seeking more than $20 million may be considered. Applicants must provide evidence of industry support for at least 50 percent of the remaining project costs.
Direct eligible costs for project activities may include: Labour, Expertise, Non-capital, Capital.
Established for-profit businesses located in Ontario that are incorporated in Canada. Eligible manufacturing firms are:
- Undertaking manufacturing and research and development (R&D) activities in Ontario;
- Undertaking manufacturing activities in Ontario; and
- Conducting R&D in Ontario, but not manufacturing in Ontario.