Natural Resources Canada
Energy Innovation Program (EIP): Clean Energy Innovation Component
For More Information
please visit the program’s website
The Energy Innovation Program (EIP) supports innovation in the clean energy sector by providing funding for research, development (R&D) and demonstration (collectively, RD&D) projects. The Program’s objective is to support energy technology innovation to produce and use energy more cleanly and efficiently. Please see the sponsor’s website for a full list of strategic priority areas for which proposals are being requested.
Full time faculty at Canadian academic institutions
Maximum Project Value
- Research and Development Projects
The Program may pay up to 75% of Total Project Costs per project, up to a maximum amount of five million dollars ($5,000,000.00). The minimum funding requested per project is three hundred thousand dollars ($300,000.00).
- Demonstration Projects and Front End Engineering Design Studies (FEED)
The Program may pay up to 50% of Total Project Costs per project, up to a maximum amount of five million dollars ($5,000,000.00). The minimum funding requested per project is three hundred thousand dollars ($300,000.00).
15% as per program guidelines
Projects will be eligible for program funding from the time an applicant is notified their project has been selected to proceed until March 31, 2018.
If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.
How to Apply
Applicants are requested to complete and submit the information form located on the sponsor’s website. Upon submission of the information form, an Applicants’ Guide and Proposal template will be sent to the applicant via e-mail.
The applicant is responsible for submitting their proposal to the Sponsor in accordance with the Sponsor’s submission guidelines.