Supports Prince Edward Island businesses undertaking strategic activities to become more productive, profitable and competitive.

Who is eligible for Strategic Improvement Assistance?

Operates within one of these strategic sectors: 

  • Bio-science
  • Aerospace and defence
  • Advanced manufacturing and processing
  • Renewable energy and clean technology
  • Information and communications technology
  • Creative and cultural industries
  • First-of-its-kind exportable goods or services in other sectors may be considered.

What activities and costs are supported?

Examples of eligible activities include (this list is representative, not exhaustive):

  • a plan to integrate the most effective tools for communications, transactions, operations and management, such as IT, project management and systems integration services and solutions;  
  • human resource strategies; 

What level of assistance is available?

Strategic Improvement Assistance provides up to 40 per cent of eligible costs to a maximum of $20,000 in assistance per approved project.