Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev)
Regional Innovation Ecosystem (RIE)
Funding under this stream helps to create, grow and develop strong and inclusive regional networks that support business growth and innovation, as well as the entrepreneurial environment necessary for more innovative regional economies.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
Applied Research and Technology Partnership grants (ARTPs)
The College and Community Innovation (CCI) program helps businesses seize new opportunities by applying innovative research and technologies or developing them into useful new products and services. Through this opportunity, colleges undertake a set of applied research projects of varying sizes and durations targeted at providing innovative solutions to business challenges.
Intellectual Property Ontario (IPON)
Intellectual Property Ontario (IPON) is a provincial agency that provides trusted IP support and services to enable Ontario businesses and researchers to innovate and grow. IPON works directly with clients and postsecondary institutions to better understand how to protect and maximize the value of their IP, strengthen their capacity to grow, compete in the market, and advance the province’s economic growth.