Calling all doers, innovators and pioneers
MTI works with Maine inventors in garages all the way up to publicly traded companies who are conducting research and development. We provide funding and assistance to help convert your innovative ideas into new products, processes or companies. View the video above to learn more.
Investing in innovation for a prosperous Maine
MTI offers grants, loans, equity investments, and services to support Maine’s innovation economy. We support new ideas, products, or methods with the potential to grow and diversify Maine’s economy and increase the number of quality jobs throughout the state through direct support of innovators and through support of programs and infrastructure that encourage innovation.
Recently, MTI has developed a new strategic plan. Read about our transition to the new application, review and funding processes.
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It’s been an incredible year at the Maine Technology Institute (MTI). As you know, MTI’s core mission is to diversify and grow Maine’s economy by encouraging, promoting, stimulating and supporting innovation and its transformation into new products, processes and companies, leading to the creation of quality jobs for Maine people. More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Dec 10, 2018
(Reprint from Portland Press Herald 12/10/2018) - The Maine-themed restaurant group Luke’s Lobster is building a new location at the end of Portland Pier that is destined to become one of the Portland waterfront’s most prominent eateries. Read more here.All News Entries »