The Project Grant Program at Department of Commerce is designed to capture ideas with the greatest potential to advance business-related fundamental or applied knowledge, business research, and/or Business outcomes. It supports research projects proposed and conducted by individual researchers or groups of researchers in all areas of Commerce and Management. The best ideas may stem from new, incremental, innovative, and/or high-risk lines of inquiry or knowledge translation approaches.

The Project Grant program will:

  • Support a diverse portfolio of Business-related research and knowledge translation projects at any stage, from discovery to application, including commercialization
  • Promote relevant collaborations across disciplines, professions, and sectors; and,
  • Contribute to the creation and use of health-related knowledge.