Funding Programs


Government of Alberta:

  • Funding a Business - Options to fund your business venture, including financial services, loans, grants and credits
  • Business & Economy - Business funding and supports, labour relations, and corporate tax and incentives
  • Aboriginal Business Investment Fund - Helps Indigenous community-owned businesses capitalize on business development opportunities

Alberta Innovates - Funding and grant opportunities for those looking to make a difference in our province

Alberta Foundation for the Arts - Funding to support your personal artistic practice or your organization's arts programming or projects

Emissions Reduction Alberta - Investing in promising technologies that reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

Heritage & Vision ODC - A vehicle for the community to redirect a portion of their investment dollars within the  tri-region (Spruce Grove, Stony Plain Parkland County)


Government of Canada:

Canada Council for the Arts - Grants, services, prizes and payments to Canadian artists and arts organizations

Canadian Agricultural Partnership - Loans, grants and other funding opportunities for the agricultural sector

Canadian Dairy Commission – Programs that promote growth and innovation in the manufacture and use of dairy products

German-Canadian Centre for Innovation & Research - Funding to help SMEs become more globally competitive by developing innovative technologies and alliances

Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) - Funding to support technical R&D projects

Start Up Canada - Investing in high-impact, community-driven initiatives across Canada

Sustainable Development Technology Canada - Funding to support projects demonstrate quantifiable environmental and economic benefits

First Nations

Apeetogosan (Metis) & Pinnacle Business Services - Provides equity assistance for start-up or expansion of small businesses

Government of Canada – Aboriginal Business & Entrepreneurship Development - Provides capital and business opportunities to Indigenous entrepreneurs in Canada

Canada Council of the Arts - Supporting the Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples

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“Locating in Spruce Grove is prime for us.  We need to be centrally located in the province to reach our customers and move our products.”  

Anthony Worbeck, Sales Director, ACKT Industries



“We chose Spruce Grove because it had the best real estate prices in the area compared to other industrial parks.”

Tim Martin, General Manager, Cross Country Infrastructure Services Canada Inc.



“The City has the space we need—store frontage with lots of traffic and warehouse space.”

Rik Kaminsky, Co-Owner and CEO, Solaré Canada Inc.



“In Spruce Grove we have everything in the way of retail businesses, excellent schools and first-class sport facilities all right here.” 

Braven Blackwell, President, Seljax



“The feeling of home and family orientated culture has allowed us to retain our most valuable asset, our people.”

Neil Matheson, CFO, Thompson Construction Group



“Retaining long-term employees is key. It’s difficult to do, but we’ve done it in Spruce Grove.”

Jack Seguin, Owner, Alberta Precast Products