Small Business Resources for Businesses and Entrepreneurs


Digital Economy Program

Free services for businesses, such as: advertisements & analytics, social media, website content, and SEO management. 

Alberta Biz Connect

A website that helps Alberta entrepreneurs and small businesses start, grow, and succeed.

APEX Alberta

Technology and knowledge-based companies are invited to contact Apex Alberta to learn more about the ScaleUp and Growth Accelerator Program. 

BuildForce Canada

Reliable labour market information, tools, and resources for the construction industry. 

Invest Alberta

A variety of business support programs for both new and established businesses.

Edmonton Regional Innovation Network (ERIN)

These programs pair innovation-based companies with an experienced entrepreneur or seasoned business executive. 

Business Link

Find the most relevant funding, get expert, confidential startup advice, training, market research and knowledge and tools to grow your business.

ATB Entrepreneur Centre 

Tools to help your business and personal finances grow together.

Alberta Innovates

Regional Innovation Networks to provide programs and services to accelerate growth of technology and knowledge-based businesses.

Alberta Women Entrepreneurs

Programs for women at all stages of business through advising, financing, mentoring and network development.


Canada Digital Adoption Program 

Grants to help small and medium-sized businesses accelerate their digital transformation to fuel economic recovery. 

CyberSecure Canada

A cybersecurity certification program for small and medium-sized organizations.

Canada Summer Jobs Program

Provides wage subsidies to employers from not-for-profit organizations, the public sector, and private sector organizations with 50 or fewer full-time employees, to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years.

Government of Canada Support for your Business

This is a step-by-step interactive tool to help businesses navigate government resources best suited to their needs.

Business Development Canada

Provides practical and proven advisory services for entrepreneurs.

Co-op Creator

Tools and resources to assist with energy, skill and commitment for starting and building a business.

Innovation, Science & Economic Development Canada

Support for Canadians to improve conditions to enhance investment, innovation performance and global trade.