Apply for Atlantic innovation, infrastructure or science partnerships funding

3. Eligible activities

Eligible activities under the Atlantic portion of the fund will support proposals for:

  • innovation
  • infrastructure
  • science partnerships

Innovation

The following activities are eligible for innovation funding.

  • Research and development of new innovations to contribute to the sustainability and enhanced product quality of the fish and seafood sector.
  • Pilots and testing of new innovations.
  • Activities to introduce innovations to market.
  • Initiatives supporting the creation of partnerships or networks that help innovation activities in the sector.

Infrastructure

The following activities are eligible for infrastructure funding.

  • Adapting new technologies, processes or equipment to improve the effectiveness, quality and sustainability of the fish and seafood sector.
  • Training associated with adaption of new technologies, processes or equipment.

Science partnerships

The following activities are eligible for science partnerships funding.

  • Science activities in support of the development of sustainable harvesting, processing and aquaculture technologies.
  • Research on the impacts of ecosystem shifts on fish stocks, distributions and the commercial fishery.
  • Initiatives supporting the creation of partnerships or networks that help scientific activities in the sector.