Grants & Funding

Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF)

The Strategic Innovation Fund allocates repayable and non-repayable contributions to firms of all sizes across all of Canada's industrial and technology sectors. The program has a budget of $1.26 billion over five years. It consolidates and simplifies the Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative, Technology Demonstration Program, Automotive Innovation Fund and Automotive Supplier Innovation Program.

Industry & Business


Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Telephone (toll-free in Canada): 1-800-328-6189 Telephone (Ottawa): 613-954-5031 Fax: 343-291-1913 TTY (for hearing-impaired): 1-866-694-8389 By email Chat now Business hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) By mail: Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF) C.D. Howe Building 235 Queen Street, 1st floor, West Tower Ottawa, ON K1A 0H5 Canada