Friday, 07 July 2017 13:12

New $1.26B Innovation Fund

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The Government of Canada has announced a $1.26-billion fund that will attract high-quality business investments leading to more jobs, skills and opportunities for Canadians.  The Strategic Innovation Fund is a new program to attract and support high-quality business investments across all sectors of the economy.  The program is now accepting application in four Streams, each with its own precise objective:

  • Stream 1: Encourage R&D that will accelerate technology transfer and commercialization of innovative products, processes and services;
  • Stream 2: Facilitate the growth and expansion of firms in Canada;
  • Stream 3: Attract and retain large scale investments to Canada; and
  • Stream 4: Advance industrial research, development and technology demonstration through collaboration between academia, non-profit organizations and the private sector.

 

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