Innovate Calgary’s Innovation Catalyst Grant (ICG) is an entrepreneurial fellowship that supports recent Master’s or PhD graduates in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
Sponsored by the Government of Alberta, and managed locally by Innovate Calgary, this program provides a 2-year runway for entrepreneurs to develop and commercialize innovative science-based products and services that contain a hardware component.
Successful candidates receive a total of $250,000 in funding which includes an annual stipend and seed funding to support company expenses. The grant also includes lab and office access through their host university and technical mentorship.
If you’re a recent Master’s or PhD graduates in STEM, apply by September 15th for the Innovation Catalyst Grant.