Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS)

Department of National Defence

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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