Aboriginal Business and Entrepreneurship Development (ABED) – Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

  • This program is currently closed.


The Canadian Government offers non-repayable financial support of up to $99,999 for a wide range of activities, including business planning, acquisitions, expansion, domestic or export marketing, new product or process development, introducing new technologies.

Comments on Funding:

Funding is up to $99,999.


Applicant must:

  • Be individuals of Canadian Aboriginal heritage — Status or Non-status Indian (on or off-reserve), Métis or Inuit — or 
  • A majority-owned Aboriginal business, or an Aboriginal community and/or development corporation.

Applications Steps:

Other Things to Note:

Support for applications is provided by local Aboriginal Financial Institutions.

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