College and Community Innovation Program – Innovation Links Grants – NSERC (2022)
Innovation Links Grants support college-university collaborations working with the business sector to realize successful commercialization. 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, in cash and/or in-kind – of which at least one third must be in cash (e.g., for a maximum request of $125,000 for the college participants and $125,000 for the university participants the company partner(s) total contribution(s) must be at least $250,000, of which a minimum of $83,333 must be in cash).
The applicant must:
Eligible partners are:
Applicants must follow the instructions for completing the forms and the on-line submission are found on NSERC’s On-line Services page. NSERC FAQ
An application must include at least one eligible college and one eligible university, as well as an eligible supporting company.
Applicants must submit:
When It Ends: