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Too Many Small Businesses Find Innovation Funding Out Of Reach

Making up 99.8 per cent of all Canadian businesses, small- to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are crucial to realizing Canada’s Innovation Agenda. The Government of Canada acknowledges the role of SMEs to accelerate economic growth and notably invests in programs that fund business-led innovation. For instance, the National Research Council (NRC) received $59.6 million this fiscal…