Maine Technology Institute Makes $71,164 in Awards

The Maine Technology Institute (MTI) approved four new grant applications in January 2016, totaling $71,164 in awards to entrepreneurs from across Maine to advance new product and process development in biotechnology, composite materials, and environmental technology. This round of MTI awards leveraged $1,664,756 of matching contributions from the award recipients. Read more »

MTI Announces $100K in Two New Awards to FocusMaine to Boost Maine’s High-Potential Technology Clusters

(BRUNSWICK, MAINE) – The Maine Technology Institute (MTI) approved two new awards from its Cluster Initiative Program (CIP) for collaborative projects that boost Maine’s high-potential technology-intensive clusters. Awards made under the CIP program support the success of Maine businesses by funding joint work of companies, service providers, research laboratories and educational institutions and expanding the infrastructure that helps them to thrive. This round of CIP awards leveraged $128,450 in matching contributions from private donations. Read more »

Bigelow Lab grabs $6.2M in awards

The Harold Alfond Foundation has awarded $3.1 million to Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences to build a 32-bed student and visiting scientist residence on its East Boothbay Campus. Read more »