Western Economic Diversification Canada
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Funding Information

Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) offers numerous funding and assistance programs through the Western Diversification Program, including:

  • Funding for Business: WD works in partnership with financial institutions and not-for-profit organizations to improve access to funding for small businesses.
  • Funding for Not-for-Profits: WD provides assistance to research organizations applying for Canada Foundation for Innovation grants, and support for conferences organized by non-profit organizations.
  • Funding for Infrastructure: WD works with provincial and municipal governments, as well as other federal departments, to deliver a wide variety of programs that benefit the West.