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 works with entrepreneurs, innovators, established businesses and institutions conducting research and development to FUND, CONNECT and GROW them to resources that will help them commercialize their technologies. Our programs help innovators accelerate progress to the market, leverage additional private and public investment, and ultimately, expand their economic impact in Maine.
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After months of preparation and planning, MTI will open its applicant portal on Monday, October 2nd so the organization can begin accepting proposals for impactful projects that will help induce innovation in the State of Maine. Following voter approval of the $45 million research and development (R&D) bond referendum in More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Oct 18, 2017
(Reprint from Portland Press Herald 10/17/17) - Lunch in Portland’s Old Port usually means waiting in lines to get food. A startup food offering aims to change that. Veebie rolled out a new refrigerated food trailer last week, and it’s hard to miss. The bright orange cart sits at the More »All News Entries »