Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement Program (CASBE)

The 2023-24 CASBE program is now open for interested researchers.

The Campus Alberta Small Business Engagement “CASBE Program” is a funding Program within Post-Secondary Investments & Emerging Technologies at Alberta Innovates to leverage the different research industry partnerships programs offered by Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC).  The CASBE program leverages NSERC’s contribution per project up to $150,000 per year for one year or a maximum of two years depending on the project duration funded by NSERC.   

If you have a new CASBE NSERC Alliance application please contact Shabbir Mustafiz (780) 450-5286 shabbir.mustafiz@albertainnovates.ca for more information about the program. You can also contact Irene Mikawoz to make sure you and the industry partner are eligible for NSERC Engage.

If you have a recently approved NSERC Alliance project (recently approved for a February start date or later) you can apply to Alberta Innovates through the CASBE program. The project may be eligible to get the matching funds from Alberta Innovates . 

Agency Name: 
Alberta Innovates
Contact Name: 
Partnerships & Commercialization Coordinator (oris.director@uleth.ca)
Grant Amount: 
The CASBE program leverages NSERC’s contribution per project up to $150,000 per year for one year or a maximum of two years
Grant Location: 
External
Grant Type: 
Research
Grant Area: 
Natural Science
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty