Challenges

Have a big idea or innovative tech that could solve ocean challenges?

We are looking for innovative solutions to address industry challenges. Curious what ocean sectors present big opportunities to innovate? We have you covered — you don’t even need to pinpoint a market need. Industry and thought leaders have already identified their top pain points across these areas:

  • Fisheries and aquaculture
  • Healthy oceans & ecosystem services
  • Transportation
  • Bioscience
  • Energy
  • Enabling technologies & data analytics
  • Other

Review the challenges below and apply with your solution. You could receive one of up to 10 prizes of $25,000 and business guidance to advance your company, along with support and resources to help you tap into the diverse and supportive ocean innovation ecosystem in Atlantic Canada.

Pour obtenir la version française de ces renseignements, veuillez communiquer avec nous par courriel : challenge@oceanstartupproject.ca.

Fisheries & aquaculture

Healthy oceans & ecosystem services

Transportation

Enabling technologies
& data analytics

All challenges

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Are you ready to submit your innovative solution?