Food Accelerator Program
The London Small Business Centre and The London Economic Development Corporation, in conjunction with the Ontario government's Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, are offering "Scale Up", a program designed to assist growing food production businesses in London. Scale Up provides training and grants of $5000 to eligible participants who meet the requirements and successfully complete the program.
Eligible Participants must be:
- 18 years of age or older and not in full time education
- Operating an existing food production business (which is an independent business venture operating at arm's length from family business ventures in Ontario)
- Operating a business which is registered as a sole proprietorship or Partnership or Corporation where the applicant will be the majority shareholder
- Operating their business on a full time basis
Applications for this program are currently closed. It will be offered again this summer of 2019. For additional information contact John Anagnostou.