Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC): Strategic Partnership Grant for Networks (SPG-N)

Support for Canadian universities to undertake early-stage project research in targeted areas in collaboration with Canadian-based companies or government organizations. Targeted areas include: Advanced Manufacturing, Environment and Agriculture, Information and Communication Technologies, Natural Resources and Energy. Funded projects are expected to contribute to Canada’s economy, society, and/or environment.  The required matching contribution for companies is not specified, but some form of in-kind and/or cash contribution is expected.