COVID-19 Business Adaptation Advice Program (Incl. HR Supports)

COVID-19 Business Adaptation Advice Program

The COVID-19 Business Adaptation PROGRAM provides a non-repayable contribution toward the cost for a Prince Edward Island businesses, entrepreneurs, not-for-profit, and non-governmental organizations to hire a professional to provide advice and support to adapt to or recover from the impacts of COVID-19.

Who is eligible for Professional Services funding?

PEI Businesses who have impacted by the effects of COVID -19 measures.

What activities are supported through this assistance?

This assistance will contribute to the costs associated with:

  • obtain business, human resources and financial planning and advice
  • obtain advice on transitioning to digital or IT solutions
  • obtain advice on exporting, marketing, and logistics
  • obtain other professional services which may be of assistance in adapting or recovering from the impacts of COVID-19 determined in consultation with Innovation PEI

What level of assistance is available?

This assistance may contribute up to 100 per cent  of the cost (to a maximum of $2500) to engage a professional business consultant.

What criteria are used to evaluate funding applications?

Applications must clearly identify the challenge the business is looking for a solution to and must clearly be an incremental engagement of professional services. Applicants are encouraged to discuss with an Innovation PEI representative to determine if the activity could be eligible for funding.

How do I apply for Professional Services funding?

Apply online for this funding.

An application must be submitted before any financial or legal commitment is made on the project.  

Additional details please visit: Government of Prince Edward Island

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