National Research Council of Canada COVID-19 response

  1. The COVID-19 Challenges Procurement Program:NRC Industrial Research Assistance Program and Innovative Solutions Canada

Purpose: This program will post challenges seeking near-to-market solutions from small and medium-sized businesses (fewer than 500 staff) that need financial support from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to refine and sell their product or solution to meet a COVID-19 related need. Learn more here

  1. The Pandemic Response Challenge Program: National Research Council of Canada

Purpose: This program will build teams to address challenges requiring further research and development for solutions to meet COVID-19 related needs. The NRC will build these teams drawing on internal-to-government capacity and academic researchers who register using the button below to indicate their interest, and related areas of expertise and capabilities. Learn more here

  1. Biomanufacturing capacity at Royalmount: NRC Human Health Therapeutics Research Centre

Purpose: This initiative will result in a Good Manufacturing Practices platform to develop and scale up COVID-19 Canadian vaccine and therapy candidates. Learn more here