Return to the Academic Semester

It’s a challenging time for university students and professors alike as the global pandemic has upended many of the traditional ways of teaching and...
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NBIF and Mitacs Partnership Accelerates Innovation

There has been a lot going on behind the scene at NBIF that we are really excited about. Our partnership with Mitacs is one of them. This pa...
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Research Spotlight: Dr. Erika Naruzawa Is Growing Opportunity in Grand Falls

A lot of people think high tech business only speaks the language of coding. But some of the most advanced tech in the world is focused on humanity’...
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Supporting the Commercializing of Research In New Brunswick

Today, the New Brunswick Innovation Foundation is announcing the recipients of the first round of 2020’s Equipment Fund, valued at nearly $250,000 i...
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MESH/diversity: Creating Inclusive and Safe Workplaces

MESH/diversity is a Saint John-based start-up that recently closed a $750,000 funding round to accelerate its growth, led by NBIF and our friends at C...
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Tips for writing a successful NBIF Research Application

As a researcher myself, I understand crafting a funding application takes a significant amount of time and effort, and that it is incredibly disappoin...
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Mobilizing Knowledge to Support Canada’s Innovation Agenda

Academic researchers have a deep thirst for uncovering new knowledge. Sometimes that knowledge is a building block that helps improve our understandin...
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5 Myths of a Start-up

If you watch television news, read a newspaper or spend any time on Twitter, you might have run into David Shipley, CEO of Fredericton-based Beau...
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Ground-breaking Cancer Research Underway in New Brunswick

At the end of 2013, NBIF announced a five-year commitment to creating Research Chairs for academics exploring research ripe for commercialization in a...
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Filling A Key Funding Gap

As part of our continuing efforts to improve our research funding offerings, our team at NBIF undertook a review of innovation funding in New Brunswic...
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Portfolio Spotlight: TurboPlay Is Firing on all Cylinders

Video games, the ultimate interactive entertainment experience, have been around for decades and have evolved exponentially as developers push the lim...
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Applied Research Spotlight: Q&A with Mount Allison’s Dr. Justin Liefer

What if we could turn pollution in water into energy?  With support from our Equipment Fund, that’s what Dr. Liefer, an assistant professor in ...
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