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Digital Game Development Grant NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!

Digital Game Development Grant

This grant assists eligible Saskatchewan applicants in the production of innovative and original digital

games and eLearning properties.

  • Opening Date: June 27, 2022

  • Deadline: October 26, 2022




What's Changed?

1 - Funding will be in the form of a grant

Instead of an equity fund, this fund is now a grant.


2 - Concept design expenses now included

Eligible concept / design and prototype development expenses occurring up to six months before the application date can be included in the application.


3 - Marketing expenses may be applied for

Marketing expenses directly related to the project being applied for may be included in the application, but must be no more than 10% of the total project budget (eligible expenses).


4 - Technology infrastructure may be applied for

Project specific technology infrastructure (hardware and software) are eligible costs, however, core business operations or capital expenditures such as rent, purchase of real estate, or maintenance

costs remain ineligible expenses.


 

Don't forget about these multi sector grants!


Market & Export Development

This grant provides support to individuals and businesses for market access and market development opportunities intended to improve visibility and generate sales. There are two streams of funding, Major and Micro, outlined below:

Major Stream

Up to a maximum of $25,000 per applicant per fiscal year;

or

Up to a maximum of $50,000 per applicant per 24 months (or 50% of the budget whichever is the lesser).

  • Major Stream Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Major Stream Deadline: October 26, 2022

Micro Stream




 
Business Capacity Grant

This grant supports projects that focus on developing business knowledge and improved efficiencies, as

well as expanded workforce capacity and business skills, which result in growth, market expansion and

improved profitability.

  • Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Deadline: October 26, 2022


 
Research Grant

This grant provides support to projects that focus on market research and market intelligence activities

identifying commercial opportunities and/or emerging technologies.

  • Opening Date: June 1, 2022

  • Deadline: October 26, 2022


 
Market Travel Grant

This grant provides support to individuals and businesses to attend markets and events.

  • Opening Date: April 28, 2022

  • Deadline: Closes when funding is exhausted


 

All deadlines close at 4:00 PM CST. If a deadline falls on a statutory holiday or a weekend, applications will be accepted until 4:00 PM the following business day.