Inventech competition launched

Following the success of the pilot project launched in 2022, Axelys and the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) are pleased to announce the launch of the Inventech competition. This new initiative strengthens the collaboration between the two organizations to propel the results of fundamental research into the innovation cycle.

The Inventech competition aims to provide financial support to students who have developed a technological or societal project with high impact potential for Quebec. Inventions that will help meet the challenges facing our society.

Maximum funding will be $150,000 per project, including indirect research costs. The grant will be for a period of 12 to 18 months.

You have until January 31, 2024 to submit your application. Certain conditions apply. For more information on this new competition, please visit the FRQNT website.