Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) administers programs that advance innovation, entrepreneurship and community economic development in the four western provinces. This includes initiatives that are delivered directly by WD, as well as the western component of a number of national agreements. To achieve this mandate, WD supports initiatives that contribute to three strategic outcomes.
To achieve its strategic outcome in 2008-2009, WD will focus on activities that support the following priorities:
Please note that WD does offer opportunities for research infrastructure funding in addition to opportunities for operational funding and support.
If you have any questions about WD programs, please contact the Institutional Programs team at email@example.com