The Alberta Bits and Pieces Program is a way for businesses and citizens to submit unsolicited offers of products and services to help others during an emergency or disaster. Originally established during the Second World War, the program coordinated innovative production and procurement efforts from across the country to support the war effort. The [...]
The Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) – Validate Program supports innovative small-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) along their journey developing digital and data-enabled health technology. This Program will help Alberta’s innovators overcome the hurdles associated with digital health technology commercialization, across the key domains of: Product Development, Business Readiness, Product-Market Fit, and Regulatory Compliance.
The Alberta Digital Traction pilot program (Alberta-DT) provides funding for small- and medium-sized Alberta enterprises (SMEs) that rely on software development as core to one or more of their products and/or services and intends to rapidly scale in the global marketplace to accelerate their revenue growth.
The Aging in Place Challenge program will support a sustainable model for long-term care by shifting the focus toward preventive home and community-based care. The program's objectives will focus on improving the quality of life of older adults and their personal caregivers through innovation that will support safe and healthy aging. The aim is [...]
ImplementAB.digH supports Alberta-based healthcare delivery organizations in carrying out health technology assessments and feasibility studies of novel, commercially available digital health innovations. The Program provides a novel platform for healthcare practitioners and decision makers to test digital health solutions and achieve health system economic value for Alberta.
The Innovation Relief and Recovery Program is designed to provide COVID relief and recovery funding for pre- and post-revenue high potential, high growth, technology or knowledge-based Alberta small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The purpose of the program is quick access to funds for activities that will help maintain jobs and continue to grow our [...]
The Mitacs Globalink Research Award provides $6,000 for senior undergraduate and graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows in Canada to conduct 12–24-week research projects at universities overseas. Awards are offered in partnership with Mitacs’s Canadian academic partners (and in some cases with Mitacs’s international partners) and are subject to available funding.
The Canadian Oil Sands Network for Research and Development Scholarship recognizes the accomplishments of students in their final year of study at the undergraduate and graduate level and who are involved in projects that show commercial potential and/or relevance.
Alberta Environment and Parks established the Watershed Resiliency and Restoration Program in 2014 to build long-term resiliency to flood and drought events. The program aims to improve natural watershed functions in order to build greater long-term resiliency to droughts and floods through 4 key focus areas: Restoration and enhancement of degraded or lost wetlands, [...]
Decentralised Energy Canada (DEC) is providing funding to support the development of community energy projects in Alberta’s rural and indigenous communities. Five eligible communities will receive a grant covering 50% of the costs of community energy training and/or project development support.