Innovators: General


OceansAdvance Cluster members receive support for Innovation and Commcerialization

by Barry Snow on February 11, 2016

Government of Canada announces major support for innovation and commercialization in Atlantic Canada
ACOA commits to invest up to $12.6 million for six projects under the Atlantic Innovation Fund February 11, 2016 – Moncton, NB – (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency – ACOA)
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New funding grants available for academic-industry collaborations

by Barry Snow on February 4, 2016

Photo: From left, Mark Ploughman, RDC; Dr. Bettina Hamelin, NSERC; and Dr. Richard Marceau, Memorial.   See here for full story in Memorial's Gazette   Read more.


The 2016 Marine Technology Society (MTS) student scholarship program is now open

by Barry Snow on February 4, 2016

  The 2016 Marine Technology Society (MTS) student scholarship program is now open!   MTS is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for all of our 2016 scholarships. Each year MTS offers thousands of dollars in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are studying in the marine science, marine engineering and/or marine technology field. Individuals must hold an MTS student membership to be eligible.   For membership information, please go to Read more.


Government of Canada announces new export program for Canadian companies

by Barry Snow on January 6, 2016

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, announced CanExport, a new program that will provide $50 million to help Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises take advantage of global export opportunities.
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