Innovation PEI is excited to announce the Ignition Fund is now open for applications!

The Ignition Fund is a competitive-based fund for entrepreneurs seeking start-up capital for a new innovative business venture or to develop and launch a new innovative product.  The fund invests seed capital that will allow successful applicants to turn their ideas into tangible and viable businesses.

The deadline to apply is October 23rd, 2023 at 1pm ADT

We’re hosting a number of information sessions over the next few weeks (with both in-person and virtual attendance options). Join us to ask questions and learn about the Ignition Fund application process, criteria, eligibility and more! Please register ahead of time at the links below:


CBDC Central Summerside 11 Water Street, Summerside Wednesday, October 4, 2023 12:00 – 1:00 PM Register here
Rural Action Centre Montague 540 Main Street, Montague Friday, October 6, 2023 12:00 – 1:00 PM To register, contact Emma Gamble:, (902)838-4030
Rural Action Centre Alberton 455 Main Street, Alberton Tuesday, October 10, 2023 12:00 – 1:00 PM To register, contact Barb MacDonald: (902) 853-3616 
Startup Zone Charlottetown 31 Queen Street, Charlottetown Thursday, October 12, 2023 12:30-1:30 PM Register here(
Virtual Online Monday, October 16, 2023 6:00-7:00 PM Register here