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.
Despite these challenging times, we see that Maine entrepreneurs are ready to innovate and grow our state’s economy. In mid-February, the Maine Technology Institute issued a request for proposals for $2 million in available funding from the Maine Technology Asset Fund 2.5 (MTAF2.5) program. By providing funding to Maine organizations More »All Blog Posts »
Posted Apr 28, 2020
(Reprint from Mainebiz 4/23/2020) - Portland medical technology startup MedRhythms Inc. continues to develop its product pipeline with the awarding of a second patent and the creation of a patient advisory board. Read more here.All News Entries »