Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS)

Department of National Defence, Government of Canada

If you are an innovator with ideas about solving specific defence and security challenges, you could get up to $200,000 for a maximum period of 6 months to fund your proposal, with opportunities to see your solution through prototype testing and capability development. Each project must have a minimum Canadian content of 50%.

To submit your idea, you must first understand the current challenges being faced, under one of 3 themes:

  • People and enhanced human performance
  • Anticipate threat
  • Adapt to a changing environment

Other conditions apply.

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