Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation

Impact Areas:

Community and business development




Funding Amount:


Geographic Area:

Northern Ontario


Crown corporation and development agency of the Ontario government that invests in northern businesses and municipalities through conditional contributions, forgivable performance loans, incentive term loans and loan guarantees.

Program Objective:

Technology, infrastructure, local businesses, job creation, community development

Investment Type:

Grants, Conditional grants, loans, Forgivable performance loans, Conditional contributions, Non repayable funding

Key Features:

NOHFC offers currently seven funding programs designed to help municipalities, entrepreneurs and businesses build, expand and grow: - Emerging Technology, - Enterprises North Job Creation, - Infrastructure and Community Development, - Northern Energy, - Northern Ontario Entrepreneur, - Northern Ontario Young Entrepreneur, - Youth Internship and Co-Op.

Client Group:

Northern Ontario residents