Accelerating Innovations into CarE


Alberta Innovates is proud to announce the 2022/2023 launch of the Accelerating Innovations into CarE (AICE) - Validate program. 

This is an opportunity for Alberta’s innovators to accelerate commercialization of digital and data-enabled health innovations.   

AICE - Validate is more than technology development. Support and funding up to $300,000 is available to help innovators overcome hurdles associated with digital and data-enabled health technology commercialization, across the key domains of:  

  • Product Development   
  • Business Readiness  
  • Product-Market Fit  
  • Regulatory Compliance 

Please see the AICE-Validate website for information regarding important dates and stages. 


Up to $300,000


1. Intake form  

  • Start by reading the Program Guide to confirm fit to detailed eligibility requirements and program objectives.
  • Complete the “AICE Market Access/Validate Intake Form” via our online application portal. Intake forms can be submitted at any time and should be submitted well in advance of the Full Application deadline (and no later than 2 weeks before any deadline).

(Please note: You will need to create an account to access our online application portal. If you have any questions about the application process or concerns about your project’s eligibility, feel free to contact Alberta Innovates at any time. )

2. Pre-application meeting  
We will meet with you to ensure program fit and provide support. Applicants who demonstrate appropriate readiness and meet basic eligibility requirements will be invited to apply. 

3. Full Application  
Complete the Full Application via our online application portal. Full Applications are competitively reviewed in batches throughout the year. 

Application Resources



Contact Name: 
Brandie Lea
Grant Amount: 
up to $300,000
Grant Location: 
External Deadline: 
Friday, May 27, 2022
Internal Deadline: 
Friday, May 20, 2022
Grant Type: 
Grant Area: 
Grant Eligibility: