Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP)

Program aims to help small and medium-sized enterprises meet the unique challenges they face in the research and development of new products, processes and services and to enhance the innovation capacity of these businesses so that they can turn good ideas into profitable business lines as quickly as possible. It provides advisory and referral services through the Industrial Technology Advisors as well as financial assistance for R&D activities. Go to for more details.

NRC Corporate Communications
Phone: (613) 993-9101 or toll-free 1-877-NRC-CNRC (1-877-672-2672)
TTY number: (613) 949-3042
Fax: (613) 952-9907

Regional Office:
National Research Council, Industrial Assistance Program
(416) 973-4484

ICE Committee