Project Description

Funding to pursue international R&D opportunities

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service is now accepting applications for their CanExport Innovation program that provides funding to cover up to 75% of eligible costs to pursue collaborative research and development (R&D) agreements for a single technology with international partners and investors.

Eligible applicants include Canadian‑owned:

  • small and medium‑sized enterprises
  • academic institutions
  • non‑government research centers

In light of COVID‑19, the CanExport Innovation program can support the following non‑travel activities:

  • applying for intellectual property protection
  • shipping technologies to potential partners
  • seeking expert business and legal advice
  • translating, adapting and creating promotional material
  • and more!

Apply today and grow your technology in international markets.

You’re ready to grow. Canada’s TCS is ready to help.
Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service helps Canadian businesses grow by connecting them with its funding and support programs, international opportunities and its network of trade commissioners in more than 160 cities worldwide.