Grants & Funding

2017-18 Accelerating Food Innovation in Alberta - Application of Research or Technology for New Product Development

Alberta Innovates is pleased to announce this new funding program, which is designed to provide funding for applied research and product development that leads to the following:

  • new or improved food ingredients or bioactives,
  • food products,
  • supplemented foods, or
  • natural health products (NHPs)/nutraceuticals.

In addition, the end product must be

  • derived from Alberta crop or livestock commodities,
  • competitive in the domestic and global marketplace,
  • respond to domestic and/or international demand, and
  • promote wellness and/or prevent or treat chronic diseases.

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Elizabeth Muir, Value Added Director Alberta Innovates Phone: 780-415-9820 Email: