Innovation Fund

Striving for global leadership and reaping the benefits The CFI challenges institutions to propose transformative infrastructure projects that will underpin cutting-edge, globally competitive research. Institutions should continue to be guided by their strategic research plans and establish priorities that build on their distinct advantages. Through the 2017 Innovation Fund, the CFI seeks to support promising… Continue reading Innovation Fund

Call for Entries: The Medtech Startup Showdown

It’s almost time for March Madness and that means MD+DI‘s Medtech Startup Showdown is back. In our first annual competition, we’re allowing medtech startups to face off against each other. Enter your startup now! After last year’s popular debut, MD+DI is back with the second Medtech Startup Showdown. In this contest, medical device startups square… Continue reading Call for Entries: The Medtech Startup Showdown

OBI Entrepreneurs Program

The 2016 Entrepreneurs Competition is now open! Apply now. Review the program and application details here (link no longer available). The application closes on March 28, 2016 (deadline extended). The Ontario Brain Institute’s (OBI) innovative initiative  funds and supports scientists (e.g., neurotechnology, science or engineering) in entrepreneurial/commercialization opportunities to help  establish neuroscience-related companies in the NeuroTech… Continue reading OBI Entrepreneurs Program

Two Funders. One Process. $40 Million Competition.

CCEMC and SDTC are offering a unique joint funding opportunity to Canadian clean technology innovators and entrepreneurs. There is up to $40 million in funding available, with a maximum of $10 million available to individual GHG reducing technologies that are deployable in Alberta. The invitation is for Canadian Small and Medium Sized Enterprises with fewer than… Continue reading Two Funders. One Process. $40 Million Competition.

David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge

How it Works Honouring past OCE Board Chair David McFadden, the David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge invites university and college students from across Ontario’s academic institutions to address challenges facing the energy sector. Each year a particular challenge is selected and students pitch their entrepreneurial ideas and solutions to be judged against David’s own philosophy… Continue reading David McFadden Energy Entrepreneur Challenge