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 another impactful year in Fiscal Year 2019. Read our Annual Report to learn more about the amazing organizations and innovations that were supported.
Recently, MTI has developed a new strategic plan. Read about our transition to the new application, review and funding processes.
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Good afternoon. It’s obviously a disquieting and uncertain time. So much has changed in our state and nation over the past two weeks. Yet, Maine, its people, and its businesses have always been resilient and unified in the face of adversity. We know we will continue to embody those characteristics More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Mar 26, 2020
(Reprint from Mainebiz 3/26/2020) - STARC Systems, a Brunswick Landing manufacturer of containment walls used in hospital expansion sites, will shift its production today to creating “isolation rooms” that can be used in health care systems to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Read more here.All News Entries »