|9 Months Ended
May 31, 2022
13. Stock Options
The Company has established the Equity Incentive Plan whereby the board of directors may, from time to time, grant stock options up to the equivalent of 10% of the number of common shares issued and outstanding to directors, officers, employees, and consultants. Stock options granted must be exercised within five years from the date of grant or such lesser period as determined by the Company’s board of directors. The exercise price of an option is equal to or greater than the closing market price of the Company’s common shares on the day preceding the date of grant. The vesting terms of each grant are set by the board of directors.
During the quarter ended May 31, 2022, the Company granted 36,700 options at a strike price of $3.39 with a contractual life of 5 years. These options were awarded to employees, directors and contractors.
A continuity schedule for stock options is presented below:
The fair value of share purchase options granted were estimated as of the date of the grant by using the Black-Scholes option pricing model with the following assumptions: