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Learnsphere – Export Market Access Program

Lauren Caines

902.802.4740

lauren.caines@learnsphere.ca

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LearnSphere’s Export Market Access Program (EMAP) provides financial assistance to help you market yourself more effectively, increase your exports and grow your business. If you’re working to enhance the way you market and sell your exports outside of Canada, you may be eligible for financial assistance through EMAP to help hire a consultant, mentor or agency for activities such as:

  • Market research or strategy development
  • Export plan development
  • Mentoring / coaching to improve export market research and planning
  • Lead generation
  • Sales
  • Development of promotional materials (brochures, catalogues, trade booth designs, etc.)

The maximum EMAP contribution is 65% of project costs, up to a maximum of $15,000 per year. Total project costs must be more than $5,000 to apply.