The objectives of this component are to support companies at different stages of an innovation project, foster partnerships, support companies in their efforts to protect their intellectual property assets, and promote better exploitation of research results and knowledge. Funding is delivered in tiers, depending on the project's nature and/or structure. In the case of a social economy enterprise as defined by the Social Economy Act (RLRQ, chapter E-1.1.1), the maximum financial assistance rate and the maximum rate of cumulative government assistance are increased to 80%.
This program is available in French only.
- Max $350,000
- Max 50.0% of Project Cost
- Application Fee: None