Going Global Innovation

Are you:

  • a Canadian researcher from a small or medium size enterprise, university, or a non-government research centre?
  • wanting to work with a foreign partner?
  • looking to solidify an international R&D partnership that may lead to the commercialization of Canadian technology?

If you answered "yes" to all the questions above - then Going Global Innovation funding may be right for you!

Going Global Innovation (GGI) is specifically designed to promote and enhance Canada's international innovation efforts. The program supports Canadian researchers who aim to commercialize technologies by pursuing collaborative international research and development (R&D) opportunities through partnerships with key players in foreign markets.

Program Overview and FAQs

Obtain more general information on the program.

Apply for funding

Request the application form and applicant’s guide.

Please note: GGI is open for applications. Due to the popularity of the program, applications will only be considered for funding when there is a strong market opportunity and the Trade Commissioner Service abroad has verified the potential of the applicant in the local market. For further details and information, please consult the FAQs and other sections of this website. If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at: innovation@international.gc.ca.

Contact Us

Please email the GGI team if you have questions or would like to discuss your project idea.