Fund Description

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.

Funding Details

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.

Eligible Expenditures

Direct eligible costs for project activities may include: Labour, Expertise, Non-capital, Capital.

Eligibility Requirements

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.