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Dundurn Press

The OMDC Export Fund - Book provides eligible Ontario publishers with funding to pursue strategic export development activities that support company growth and produce measurable business development results.

Primary activities supported include targeted sales trips and attendance at international market events.

Deadline

May 15, 2017 by 5:00 pm ET

Funding Available

Successful applicants are eligible to receive up to $15,000 capped at 50% of the total costs for all activities.

NOTE: Full eligibility requirements and details can be found in OMDC Export Fund – Book Guidelines and the corresponding Appendix “A”. Please read the guidelines completely before beginning your application. OMDC reserves the right to revise Guidelines and Application Forms.

Application Process

  • All applications must be submitted via the OMDC Online Application Portal (OAP). Applications submitted by any other method will not be accepted.
  • Before beginning an application, your company’s corporate information must be registered with the OAP. If you do not have a user account on OAP, please go to https://apply.omdc.on.ca and click on “Register”.If your company is registered, the OMDC Export Fund - Book program deadline will appear in your dashboard. To start the application, click on “Start new application” and follow the onscreen directions to access the application form.
  • Applicants are strongly encouraged to begin the application process early to allow ample time to compile and complete the necessary information. There is flexibility for completing the application form – you may begin at any time and save information as it is entered. Once saved, you can go back and edit and/or add information until the time when the application is actually submitted. 
  • If you encounter problems setting up your company’s corporate information, you can email applyhelp@omdc.on.ca for assistance. This email address can also be used for any technical questions you have about the OAP.
Information Sessions

Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to attend an upcoming OMDC Export Fund - Book Information Session. Please complete the online registration form by 5:00 pm ET on the day prior to the Information Session. Unregistered guests will only be accepted if space permits. The same information is provided in both sessions.

Information Session – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

Date:         
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Time:  
     
10:30 am - 12:00 pm ET
Location:       
Conference Centre, Main Floor, North Tower, 175 Bloor Street East, Toronto. (Map)


Webinar* – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED 

Date:         
Thursday, April 13, 2017 (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Time:  
     
10:30 am - 12:00 pm ET

*Note: Access to this information session is limited. Priority will be given to persons with accessibility challenges, and registrants outside of the GTA. Online information session participants will receive an invitation via email with a link and password to login and will be able to call in via conference call during the session. 

If you are interested in attending an Ontario Media Development Corporation Information Session but require it be conducted in French please send a request to programs2@omdc.on.ca by April 7, 2017 and arrangements will be made to schedule an additional session on an alternate date.

If you are interested in attending an OMDC Information Session and have additional accessibility issues that need to be considered, please contact us as above.

Guidelines, Documents and Application Form
OMDC Export Fund - Book Guidelines pdf icon
OMDC Export Fund - Book Budget Template Excel icon

Application Form/Online Application Portal

Enquiries
Janet Hawkins

Program Consultant, Industry Initiatives
Phone: 416-642-6698
jhawkins@omdc.on.ca

OR

Bianca Spence
Program Coordinator, Industry Initiatives
Phone: 416-642-6652
programs2@omdc.on.ca

Enquiries regarding the Online Application Portal (OAP) should be directed to applyhelp@omdc.on.ca

To receive notification of upcoming deadlines and program updates, please email programs2@omdc.on.ca with your complete contact information, including your full name, company name and telephone number, as well as the name of the program that you are interested in.


Funding Deadlines

August 28, 2017
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October 4, 2017
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October 10, 2017
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October 26, 2017
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Contact Us

Janet Hawkins
Program Consultant, Industry Initiatives
Phone: 416-642-6698
Email: jhawkins@omdc.on.ca

OR

Bianca Spence
Program Coordinator, Industry Initiatives
Phone: 416-642-6652
Email: programs2@omdc.on.ca


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