We assume you will have spent extensive time and effort in the creation of your business plan, prior to considering applying to GAN, and that you have creatively availed yourself of all outside expert help possible (private sector, government and quasi-government).

A series of  links are posted below, one or more of which will be of value to entrepreneurs seeking financing:

ventureLAB
www.theventurelab.ca

Innovation Guelph
http://www.innovationguelph.ca/

MaRS Discovery District
www.marsdd.com

Ontario Centres of Excellence
www.oce-ontario.org

Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation
www.mri.gov.on.ca

NRC Industrial Research Assistance Program
www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/ibp/irap.html

Ontario Centre for Environmental Technology Advancement
www.oceta.on.ca

Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
http://www.ontario.ca/ministry-economic-development-employment-and-infrastructure

Community Futures Development Corporations
www.ontcfdc.com

Greater Barrie Business Enterprise Centre
www.barriebusinesscentre.ca