Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP)

We provide innovation and funding services customized to your specific needs. Our goal? To help you accelerate the growth of your business through innovation and technology.

Discover our services designed for your business

Our Program helps firms to develop technologies and successfully commercialize them in a global marketplace. We do this through:

Advisory services

Industrial technology advisors support their clients' projects through all stages of the innovation process.


IRAP provides funding to qualified firms and their innovative research and development projects.

Networking and linkages

Through national and international networks, industrial technology advisors connect their clients with industry experts and potential business partners.

Youth Employment Programs

IRAP support their clients hire of recent graduates to innovative projects in research, development and the commercialization of technologies

To engage with IRAP, and to reach one of our industrial technology advisors located in your community, please call toll-free at 1-877-994-4727.

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Toll-free: 1-877-994-4727
Fax: 613-952-1086

1200 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0R6

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