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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As a regular reader of the MTI eNews, I am sure you recall my June blog https://www.mainetechnology.org/blog/exciting-changes-coming-to-mti-this-fall/ where I outlined a new MTI organizational approach to funding innovative projects in the State of Maine. Starting in August, MTI shifted from a suite of siloed funding programs with strict application deadlines More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Oct 18, 2018
(Reprint from the Wiscasset Newspaper 10/17/2018) ORONO - The University of Maine Advanced Structures and Composites Center (UMaine Composites Center) received $500,000 from the Maine Technology Institute to form a technology cluster to help Maine boatbuilders explore how large-scale 3D printing using economical, wood-filled plastics can provide the industry with More »All News Entries »