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Welcome to the Humber Applied Research & Innovation Funding Application System

Humber Applied Research & Innovation supports employees engaging in research and innovation activities.Funding opportunities are available under two programs. Sign in to complete and submit a funding application. 

The Ignite Fund enables flexibility to support projects that arise outside of the Cultivate funding periods to address emerging opportunities. All Ignite applications should clearly demonstrate the intention to pursue a longer-term applied research and innovation initiative.
Application Deadline: Ongoing
Available Funding: up to $5,000 per project 
Funding Period: Maximum of 6 months

The Cultivate Fund supports Humber employees engaged in original, externally-focused research and innovation by providing funding to employees exploring strategic research or innovation initiatives with an industry, community or academic partner. The Cultivate Fund application and review process is designed to be competitive, transparent, and equitable. 

Applications for projects beginning in Fall 2017 are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: April 21st, 2017 at noon.
Available Funding: up to $20,000 per project 
Maximum Funding Period: September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018

Please ensure you are familiar with the guidelines for both funds prior to applying, available on the Help page.