Alberta Innovates is pleased to announce this new funding program, which is designed to provide funding for applied research and product development that leads to the following:
- new or improved food ingredients or bioactives,
- food products,
- supplemented foods, or
- natural health products (NHPs)/nutraceuticals.
In addition, the end product must be
- derived from Alberta crop or livestock commodities,
- competitive in the domestic and global marketplace,
- respond to domestic and/or international demand, and
- promote wellness and/or prevent or treat chronic diseases.