AGE-WELL announces new funding for commercialization and knowledge mobilization initiatives

AGE-WELL invites Canadian researchers and their teams to participate in its inaugural Strategic Investment Program competition. The new funding program supports post-discovery commercialization, business development and knowledge dissemination, mobilization, or translation activities. Successful projects should accelerate Canadian innovation and economic competitiveness, and improve the quality of life for older adults or caregivers. The maximum investment available is $25,000. Competitions will be run quarterly. The first submission deadline is January 15, 2016. Additional program details are available in the research section of the AGE-WELL website: http://agewell-nce.ca/2016-strategic-investment-program.