Type of Program:
Innovation Links Grants support college-university collaborations working with the business sector to realize successful commercialization. They are intended to support college and university participation in the improvement or extension of existing company technology or commercial products, processes and/or services. Direct project costs are shared by the company partner(s) and the CCI Program.
Comments on Funding:
The maximum grant for either participant, college or university, is $125,000 per year ($250,000 per year for both the college and university participants combined).
The eligible company partner(s) contribution(s) must be at least equal to the amount requested from NSERC.
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
Eligible partners are (fewer than before; 4 instead of 6):
An application must include at least one eligible college and one eligible university, as well as an eligible supporting company.
Applicants must submit:
Maurice (Moe) Muise learned the ins-and-outs of government while an employee of the Government of Canada in Ottawa for 10 years. His current focus is helping small businesses in Ontario to identify and maximize government grants to grow their business.
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