New Fund: Government of Canada launches Strategic Innovation Fund


Last week, the Government of Canada launched the Strategic Innovation Fund, a new $1.26-billion business investment program. 

This fund is open to the life sciences and is designed to support four types of innovation activities: 

  • research, development and commercialization of new products and services
  • growth and scale-up of high-potential firms
  • attraction of new investments to Canada
  • public-private collaborations in developing and demonstrating new technologies 

To find out how to apply or to read more about the fund, click here.