Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
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Fact Sheets & Brochures

We produce a variety of publications on our programs, services and resources available to help entrepreneurs in Atlantic Canada start-up, expand or modernize their business.

Your guide to programs and services of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency - This guide features many of the programs and services offered by the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) and its partners in regional development.


Access to Capital and Information

Programs

The Business Development Program: Fact Sheets -- These fact sheets explain what costs are eligible when applying for an interest-free, unsecured loan through ACOA's Business Development Program.

Tool Kits

Entrepreneurship and Business Skills Development

Programs

  • ACOA’s Women in Business Initiative provides financial support to not-for-profit organizations in Atlantic Canada to provide women business owners with the resources they need to improve their growth and competitiveness.
  • ACOA’s Young Entrepreneur Development Initiative provides financial support to not-for-profit organizations, educational institutions and municipalities in Atlantic Canada to offer business skills training, information and support to Atlantic Canadians under 35 years of age.

Community Development

Programs

Innovation

Tool Kits

  • This program is for New Brunswick companies that have never exported or have a new product they want to learn how to export successfully.