Announced Connect to Innovate projects

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

The Connect to Innovate program is investing $585 million by 2023 in rural and remote communities across Canada, with a focus on supporting new backbone infrastructure projects that connect public institutions like schools, hospitals and First Nation band offices. A portion of funding is also available for backbone infrastructure upgrades and last-mile projects connecting underserved households and businesses currently lacking service at speeds of 5 Megabits per second (Mbps).

The projects listed in this table include those Connect to Innovate projects that have been announced to date:

Alberta
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $3.61M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $1.26M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $1.12M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $1.25M
Alberta GPNetworks $803K
Alberta GPNetworks $461K
Alberta GPNetworks $472K
Alberta Buried Glass Inc. $7.34M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $1.48M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $222K
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $4.25M
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $328K
Alberta Arrow Technology Group GP Limited $768K
Alberta Missing Link Internet Inc. $1.33M
Alberta Beacon Broadband Inc. $105K
Alberta Beacon Broadband Inc. $371K
Alberta GPNetworks $521K
Alberta Cardston County $212K
Alberta Rigstar Communications $216K
British Columbia
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
British Columbia Lyttonnet $1.6M
British Columbia Lyttonnet $2.6M
British Columbia Tahltan Nation Development Corporation (TNDC) $9.6M
British Columbia Shaw Cablesystems G.P. $9.5M
British Columbia City West Cable & Telephone Corp. $4M
British Columbia Gwaii Communications $3.88M
British Columbia Shaw Cablesystems G.P. $2.23M
British Columbia Sts'ailes $135K
British Columbia City West Cable and Telephone $6.1M
British Columbia Strathcona Regional District $15.84M
Manitoba
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Manitoba Wekitowak Communications $30M
Manitoba Valley Fiber Limited $10.3M
Manitoba Bell MTS $2.74M
Manitoba Broadband Communications North Inc. (BCN) $673K
Manitoba High Speed Crow $794K
Manitoba Valley Fiber Limited $6.93M
New Brunswick
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
New Brunswick Bell Canada $239K
New Brunswick Bell Canada $127K
New Brunswick Bell Canada $299K
New Brunswick Bell Canada $93K
New Brunswick Bell Canada $424K
New Brunswick Bell Canada $173K
Newfoundland and Labrador
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $485K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $344K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $324K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $397K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $900K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $340K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $760K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $377K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $407K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $342K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $318K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $337K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $331K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $369K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $943K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $463K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $484K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $281K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $632K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $421K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $1.29M
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $77K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $277K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $440K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $413K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $355K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $473K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $474K
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $8.25M
Newfoundland and Labrador EION Inc. $2.21M
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $1.28M
Newfoundland and Labrador Bell Canada $350K
Northwest Territories
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Northwest Territories Northwestel $3.71M
Northwest Territories Northwestel $921K
Nova Scotia
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Nova Scotia Municipality of the County of Kings $5.61M
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $250K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $50K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $88K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $129K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $289K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $204K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $389K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $449K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $300K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $481K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $787K
Nova Scotia TNC Wireless LTD $2.87M
Nova Scotia Municipality of the County of Annapolis $2.92M
Nova Scotia Eastlink $75K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $337K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $988K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $154K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $131K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $110K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $217K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $114K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $81K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $300K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $149K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $120K
Nova Scotia Bell Canada $213K
Nova Scotia Eastlink $70K
Nunavut
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Nunavut Northwestel $49.9M
Ontario
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Ontario Nexicom $1.54M
Ontario Nexicom $401K
Ontario Nexicom $1M
Ontario Cogeco $1.53M
Ontario Cogeco $677K
Ontario Regional Municipality of York (YorkNet) $2M
Ontario Bell Canada $2.74M
Ontario Keewaytinook Okimakanak (K-Net) $6.23M
Ontario The Western James Bay Telecom Network $441K
Ontario Keewaytinook Okimakanak (K-Net) $201K
Ontario Keewaytinook Okimakanak (K-Net) $160K
Ontario Wasauksing First Nation $1.03M
Ontario Bell Canada $507K
Ontario Bell Canada $1.72M
Ontario Bell Canada $1.01M
Ontario Bell Canada $4.03M
Ontario Bell Canada $82K
Ontario Bell Canada $284K
Ontario Bell Canada $961K
Ontario Rapid Lynx Telecommunications $37.1M
Ontario Xplornet Communications Inc. $10.80M
Ontario Xplornet $5.51M
Ontario Xplornet $7.87M
Prince Edward Island
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Prince Edward Island Bell Canada $143K
Prince Edward Island Bell Canada $500K
Prince Edward Island Eastlink $772K
Quebec
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Quebec Télébec $661K
Quebec Télébec $355K
Quebec TELUS $7.5M
Quebec Bell Canada $278K
Quebec Groupe Maskatel LP $408K
Quebec Groupe Maskatel LP $514K
Quebec Bell Canada $244K 
Quebec Bell Canada $498K 
Quebec 307Net $1.75M
Quebec Bell Canada $138K
Quebec Télé-Câble La Conception $530K
Quebec Kativik Regional Government $62.59M
Quebec Duclos & Michaud Télécom Inc. $1.06M
Quebec Bell Canada $667K
Quebec Bell Canada $14K
Quebec Bell Canada $110K
Quebec Bell Canada $1.28M
Quebec Bell Canada $29K
Quebec Municipalité régionale de comté (MRC) de Papineau $4.00M
Quebec TARGO Communications $2.40M
Quebec Cablevision $36K
Quebec Cablevision $65K
Quebec Cablevision $152K
Quebec Cablevision $50K
Quebec Cablevision $52K
Quebec CoopTel $554K
Quebec Transvision (Cookshire) Inc. $263K
Quebec Cogeco Connexion $236K
Quebec Câble Axion $119K
Quebec Cogeco Connexion $507K
Quebec La Table d'action en communication et technologies de l'information de la MRC de Coaticook (TACTIC) $4.44M
Quebec Civimetrix Télécommunications $1.38M
Quebec Cogeco Connexion $21K
Quebec Municipalité régionale de comté d'Argenteuil $4.65M
Quebec Déry Télécom $294K
Quebec Bell Canada $30K
Quebec Bell Canada $54K
Quebec L'Association pour la Télédistribution & Radio La Minerve $2M
Quebec Municipalité régionale de comté d'Antoine-Labelle $13M
Quebec Cogeco Connexion $57K
Quebec Bell Canada $214K
Quebec Bell Canada $293K
Quebec Bell Canada $227K
Quebec Bell Canada $285K
Quebec Bell Canada $103K
Quebec Municipalité de Ferland-et-Boilleau $402K
Quebec Bell Canada $86K
Quebec Municipalité régionale de comté (MRC) de Bécancour $1.75M
Quebec Bell Canada $97K
Quebec Bell Canada $102K
Quebec Sogetel $38K
Quebec Cogeco Connexion $159K
Quebec Bell Canada $99K
Quebec Sogetel $116K
Quebec Maskicom $5.20M
Quebec Solutions Ambra $10.51M
Quebec Solutions Ambra $2.52M
Quebec Internet Haut-Richelieu $8.12M
Quebec Telus $10.36M
Quebec MRC de D'Autray $2.28M
Quebec Bell Canada $153K
Quebec Bell Canada $21K
Quebec Bell Canada $154K
Quebec ELPC $242K
Quebec ELPC $36K
Quebec Télébec $545K
Quebec Bell Canada $1.46M
Quebec Bell Canada $64K
Quebec Bell Canada $121K
Quebec Bell Canada $172K
Quebec Bell Canada $238K
Quebec Bell Canada $20K
Quebec Bell Canada $76K
Quebec Bell Canada $134K
Quebec Bell Canada $123K
Quebec Bell Canada $553K
Quebec Telus $11.05M
Quebec Bell Canada $109K
Quebec Bell Canada $164K
Quebec Bell Canada $48K
Quebec Bell Canada $85K
Quebec Bell Canada $164K
Quebec Bell Canada $253K
Quebec Bell Canada $101K
Quebec Bell Canada $341K
Saskatchewan
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Telecommunications $6.63M
Saskatchewan FlexNetworks $5.95M
Saskatchewan FlexNetworks $11.2M
Yukon
Connect to Innovate projects
Province Funding recipient Connect to Innovate fundingFootnote *
Yukon Government of Yukon $30M
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