Booksellers (Independent) - Technology Development Grant
The program provides grants to assist in covering some of the costs of projects related to the adaptation or expanded use of information technology to be more competitive on the global market via e-commerce.
For-profit independent businesses whose principal activity is selling books to the public in a variety of genres, and that operate as a Canadian company held and controlled by New Brunswick residents.
This component is intended more specifically for independent booksellers.
*Please refer to the guidelines which contain important information about the criteria and conditions of this program.
The objective of this program is to support New Brunswick independent booksellers to be more competitive and adapt to changing trends in the book retail sector. (e.g. information technology).
Level of Funding:
Up to 75% of the total project costs to a maximum of $25,000 per year.
Applications for projects occurring in the year that begins with April 1st must be received at least six weeks prior to the beginning of the project. Applications will be accepted until depletion of the budget for the current fiscal year.
*Please refer to the guidelines which contain important information about the criteria and conditions of this component.