This non-repayable grant opportunity reimburses eligible applicants 50% (up to a maximum of $1,500.00) towards the purchase of hardware, installation, labour fees and shipping towards upgraded or new broadband or satellite internet.
New technologies can provide service levels to a minimum of 25mbps download and 5mbps upload, scalable to 50mbps download and 10mbps upload via satellite or fixed wireless solutions.
Established businesses operating on a full-time basis, with a valid Canadian BIN number, are eligible
Established seasonal businesses, such as tourism operations, are also considered eligible.
Businesses must be within NOHFC/FedNor northern Ontario boundaries
Hobby and part-time businesses are not eligible.
To ensure that you are eligible please consult with our staff BEFORE purchasing the equipment. Upon receipt of your application, NEOnet will contact you regarding your eligibility.
Hardware and peripherals
Shipping and handling fees
Ongoing costs (monthly service fees) are not eligible.
Terms and Conditions of Payment
Eligible applicants may receive a reimbursement of up to 50% to a maximum of $1,500.
Applicants will select a vendor; staff are available to assist you with the possible vendor in your area.
You must complete a short exit survey/program evaluation for a claim to be processed.
Once NEOnet has received all requisite documents, reviewed the final report, and the applicant has satisfied all other program requirements, we will issue reimbursement.