An independent, private organization focused on venture capital and research funding.

We help New Brunswick innovators solve globally relevant problems through research, solid advice and access to capital. We always represent the best interests of our portfolio. By leveraging their successes, we reinvest strategically to create new opportunities for New Brunswick.

Venture Capital

We invest in early-stage start-ups, those expanding into new markets, and businesses looking to leverage R&D for innovation.

Applied Research

We invest in researchers whose projects have a high potential for commercialization and economic impact.

Early Stage Commercialization Fund

We help move New Brunswick university, college and institutional research to market.

Our News

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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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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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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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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