Research Funding Opportunities

 

Seeding Food Innovation Grants 2017

George Western Limited and Loblaw Companies Limited have launched Food Innovation grants 2017. They will provide seed funding for trans-disciplinary research proposals that address food and health challenges that will impact Canadians and are of global concern OR offer debt/equity investments to business-foused projects that have a real social impact both in Canada and globally.

For more information at http://www.weston.ca/en/Application.aspx

 

Funding for Agricultural Research, Innovation, Demonstration and Commercialization

Mitacs has multiple opportunities for funding that is accessible to businesses, post-secondary educational institutions and students. The program names are Accelerate, Elevate, Globalink, Step, and Converge. http://www.mitacs.ca/en/programs

Investment Agriculture Foundation http://iafbc.ca/funding-opportunities/

Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP)http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/irap/index.html

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Innovate-Innover/index_eng.asp

Real Estate Foundation of BC http://www.refbc.com/

Western Economic Diversification Fund:

Non-profits including post-secondary education institutions http://www.wd-deo.gc.ca/eng/301.asp

For profit – Western Innovation Initiative (WINN) http://www.wd-deo.gc.ca/eng/14857.asp

 

 

 

 

 

 

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