If you are from an industry, not-for-profit or public sector organization (eligible to participate as a partner in this initiative) and have a challenge or question related to the COVID-19 pandemic that you would like to add to this list, complete this survey. Once the survey is submitted, please allow 2-5 business days for your challenges and questions to be posted.
NSERC is providing up to $15 million in total support to stimulate collaborations between academic researchers and the public and not-for-profit sectors, and industry to address pandemic-related research and technical challenges. Support for up to $50,000 for one-year projects is being made available immediately.
Mitacs recently launched an initiative to expedite the approval process and leverage funding for COVID-19-related research projects. As one part of that initiative and for a limited time, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) responding to COVID-19 can incorporate an Accelerate internship with a reduced contribution of $3,750 to the $15,000 award.
The Voucher for Innovation and Productivity (VIP) program helps companies in Ontario develop, implement and commercialize technical innovations by supporting partnerships between Ontario's industry and publicly funded post-secondary institutions.
Deadline for applications: Open for expedited COVID-19 Applications until May 28th
OCE is identifying the innovative technologies, SMEs and experts from across the province to help fill the current product and service gaps related to COVID-19. If you have a piece of the puzzle – whether it is an asset, a technology or a product – and are looking for collaborators to assist your efforts, OCE wants to hear from you.
Innovative Solutions Canada has dedicated funding to help combat current and future outbreaks of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and other similar threats. Our program will help support the Government of Canada's fight against COVID-19 by funding R&D and testing prototypes in real-life settings that can help protect Canadians.