Ocean Supercluster announces MUN, partners to receive nearly $7M in funding

March 2, 2020

Canada's Ocean Supercluster has announced that Memorial University and partners will receive approximately $7M in funding for the Ocean Startup Project. Delivered in partnership with Springboard Atlantic, Creative Destruction Lab (Atlantic), New Brunswick Innovation Foundation, PEI BioAliance, and Innovacorp, the project aims to create 30 ocean technology companies based in Atlantic Canada in the next two years. "This is an incredibly important part of building capacity, expanding our capabilities and setting ourselves up for success as we embark on what we know will become a $3-trillion global ocean opportunity by 2030," said Canada's Ocean Supercluster CEO Kendra MacDonald.  MUN  (NL, NB, PEI, NS)