In partnership with NRC IRAP, Innovate BC has launched the B.C. Fast Pilot Program. This initiative provides small– to medium–sized companies (SMEs) up to $200,000 to design, build, and operate a pilot plant or small demonstration of their technology at a prospective customer site with the goal of achieving a product sale.
BCIT Civil Engineering faculty Sudip Talukdar has had the paper “Hemp Waste Valorization as Biofuel and Cement Replacement in Cement and Concrete Production” accepted in Springer Journals ‘Waste and Biomass Valorization’ publication. The manuscript (manuscript number, WAVE-D-19-01244R1) was based on the results of the Hemp Incineration Project which 4th year Civil Engineering Bachelor of Engineering […]
The BCIT Library has created a COVID-19 Related Funding Opportunities resource as part of its FAQs and Information About BCIT Library Resources and Support During the Covid-19 Outbreak. Funding opportunities include: New funding challenges to address the COVID-19 outbreak from Canadian federal government agencies Statements on COVID-19 from the federal Tri-Agencies Vancouver specific information International […]
Mitacs is collaborating with governments, businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and academia to develop COVID-19 solutions. Post-secondary researchers have started working on COVID-19 projects, and Mitacs announces that college students can be enlisted to contribute to these projects to accelerate the research development. Mitacs is connecting resources from the Canadian post-secondary education sector with businesses to rapidly […]
NSERC supports over 11,000 world-class researchers across Canada, and we fund their research collaborations with over 4,000 companies. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, NSERC is leveraging the expertise of researchers in natural science and engineering and their partners across Canada to address this unprecedented crisis. NSERC is providing up to $15 million in total […]