Companies that have over $100,000 in active funding commitments from programs administered by Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) are required to complete the terms of those commitments, including all final reporting, before OCE will consider other applications for funding. This excludes internships and fellowships under the TalentEdge program.
Companies that have previously received $375,000 or more in OCE Market Readiness funding are ineligible to apply to Market Readiness.
Companies that have been previously invested in by OCE through MR2 are ineligible for Market Readiness $125,000 funding. Companies that have received investment through MR3 are ineligible for Market Readiness $250,000 funding.