The program provides funding support for collaborative business development projects involving Canadian SMEs and Universities. Businesses are able to acquire the expertise of a current Masters or Ph.D student to assist them in a 4-month small business development project; these projects may include, product marketing, prototyping and design, and many other activities.

  • Amount: Up to $3,500 with an applicant contribution of $7,500.
  • Timeline: Open.
  • Eligibility: Small business can hire multiple interns or hire the same intern for consecutive 4 month internships. Stackable with Mitacs-Accelerate.

Top Mitacs-Accelerate InDev Resources

  • Overview Blog: Learn more about the general requirements and funding available through this wage subsidy program.
  • Update Blog: Find out the latest information on this government funding for hiring recent graduates program.

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