NanoQuébec’s funding programs are aimed at promoting the advancement of science and technology and increasing Quebec’s industrial competitiveness in nanotechnology. The programs support research partnerships between universities and university/industry collaborations. NQ funding also helps the province retain 142 qualified individuals who are indispensable for the proper operation of Quebec’s research infrastructure.
NanoQuébec’s financial support aims to:
- Strengthen ties between academia and industry in order to meet new technological challenges
- Develop innovations and while maintaining a significant level of industrial involvement
- Improve the competitiveness of Quebec companies through applied nanotechnology
- Contribute to growth in the number of highly qualified individuals in advanced fields