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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Recently, I met with Nate Wildes, Executive Director of Live and Work in Maine. Live and Work in Maine is a “private-sector initiative designed to increase awareness about the great career opportunities that exist in Maine and promote the world-class quality of life Mainers enjoy. Its mission is to show More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Dec 05, 2019
(Reprint from Mainebiz 12/5/19) - MedRhythms Inc., a Portland-based medical technology startup, has received a patent for its digital therapeutics platform, which uses music to treat walking impairment in adults with neurological disease or injury. Read more here.All News Entries »