Author: Katlynd Poulton

IRAP Research Grants: Comparing Accelerated Review Process vs. Mid-Size Project Funding

The National Research Council Canada (NRC) created the Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) as a suite of Canadian government funding programs that assist small and mid-sized businesses solve technical challenges and develop innovative technologies. NRC-IRAP grants support the development and commercialization of innovative technologies, while accelerating businesses growth and competitiveness.

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OMDC Interactive Digital Media Fund: When to Apply in 2017

The Interactive Digital Media Fund (IDMF) is an Ontario government funding program supporting the development of interactive digital media projects that educate, inform, and/or entertain end users. Applicants are encouraged to apply during two annual intake periods to secure additional project funding and improve their final product.

The Interactive Digital Media Fund

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Alberta Innovates: Research Funding for Innovative Technologies

Alberta Innovates is a collection of Alberta small business grants and vouchers designed to support the research and development of advanced technologies. These programs provide a dynamic solution for businesses struggling with internal technical challenges.

These research funding programs provide small business grants and loans to enhance and accelerate innovative technology-focused

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$1.9M in Research Grants Awarded to Improve Automotive Technology

Nano One Materials has secured $1.9 million in Canadian government funding through the Automotive Supplier Innovation Program (ASIP). Research grants will support the company’s development of battery material production technology and enable the design, construction, and operation of Nano One’s pilot plant.

The Automotive Supplier Innovation Program (ASIP) fosters automotive innovation,

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3D Printing Technology to Transform the Manufacturing Industry by 2020

During the 2016 Tech Leadership Conference, world-renowned thought leaders indicated that advanced technologies will transform Canada’s manufacturing landscape by 2020. It is anticipated that advanced technology discoveries will have a revolutionary impact on specific industries, including healthcare and biotechnologies. However, if manufacturers are reluctant to adopt these technologies, it will

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IESO Conservation Fund FAQs for Energy Efficiency Projects

The IESO Conservation Fund program supports innovative energy conservation projects that reduce a business’ demand for Ontario’s public energy. This includes the purchase and installation of energy-efficient technologies, or the development and initiation of internal energy management programs.

Through the program, companies may receive up to 50-100% of eligible expenses to

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