Ontario Ministry of Research & Innovation (OMRI)
Used for technology demonstration projects at the pilot stage of development. The focus is on bio-products, clean-tech technologies and commercialization strategies. The project must have been tested and proven viable to encourage pilot-scale plant. IDF Ontario is to help in efforts to commercialize innovative technologies by mitigating the risk of projects with significant pilot-scale technical challenges. No routine engineering, upgrading, or improvements to existing processes, designs or products encouraged. Supports start-up costs associated with the development and design of pilot-scale prototypes such as:
Good place to start is to the take the self-assessment test to determine if you are a good candidate for this funding. Here is the link Self-Assessment for IDF.