Type of Program:
The Technical Obstacles Program is intended to assist companies with products already in the marketplace, or those ready to go to market with a technical issue that is keeping or prohibiting a product from entering a new market or limiting its current market success.
Comments on Funding:
Funding is up to a maximum of $5,000 per annum per applicant.
Projects are cost-shared to a maximum of 50/50 with applicants.
Applicants must pay 20% of their contribution for the project to begin, with the remaining 80% of their contribution due at project completion.
When It Ends:
The applicant must:
submit the completed application form,
provide further information if required,
be able to provide a 20% down payment of their portion of the project before work begins.