Type of Program:
The PEI Oyster & Mussel Product Development Program provides assistance to PEI companies who are seeking to develop a new PEI value-added oyster or mussel product that will meet market/consumer demand and generate new sales. This program is intended to support the development of new product concepts not minor tweaks to existing products.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is 75% up to a maximum of a $25,000 nonrepayable contribution (maximum $33,333 in project costs x 75% = $25,000 contribution).
The company is required to contribute the remaining 25% of project costs.
Stacking of additional government funding support is not permitted within approved project costs.
When It Ends:
Applicants must complete the application form to apply for assistance under this program. For any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 902-628-7998.
Other Things to Note:
Food Island Partnership is the coordinator for this project with funding support provided by Fisheries & Oceans Canada, ACOA, and Innovation PEI.