Divert NS provides assistance for research and development initiatives that support the province’s Solid Waste-Resource Management Strategy and the mandates of Divert NS.
Who Can Apply
Universities, colleges, businesses, business associations, partnerships, agencies, and municipalities are eligible. Applicants and/or project activities should be based in Nova Scotia unless otherwise approved by Divert NS.
What the Funding Is For
Research and development funding will be provided for approved projects that investigate, design and develop innovation in:
- Materials or products that incorporate solid waste-resources.
- Technologies that will facilitate the separation and recovery of solid waste-resources
- Enhanced market opportunities for solid waste-resources and/or recycled materials
- Increased efficiency within the current Nova Scotian solid waste system
Research & Development Funding Documents
If your research idea is suited to the Research & Development Funding program, contact Divert NS for guidance and information on how to submit an application.
Once your application is ready, you can submit it to info@DivertNS.ca with the subject line: "Research & Development Funding Inquiry."