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.
MTI had its most impactful year to date in Fiscal Year 2018. Read our Annual Report to learn more about the 5,350 jobs expected to be created and $1.4 Billion in economic impact to be generated.
Recently, MTI has developed a new strategic plan. Read about our transition to the new application, review and funding processes.
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All of us at the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) were honored and excited to learn recently that MTI has been named the Small Business Administration’s 2019 Maine Financial Services Champion of the Year. Some of the criteria for the award include “the amount and quality of assistance given to small More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Apr 18, 2019
(Reprint from Mainebiz 4/18/2019) - Portland-based ORPC Inc. unveiled its first commercial river-power-generation system Wednesday in a public launch ceremony attended by Gov. Janet Mills and 150 people at Brunswick Landing. Read more here.All News Entries »