The Canada-UK Collaborative Ocean Innovation Solutions Program – a groundbreaking initiative that unites two maritime powerhouses in a visionary quest for oceanic excellence. This strategic partnership harnesses the scientific prowess and innovative spirit of Canada and the United Kingdom, paving the way for a new era of maritime advancement. As the waves of climate change and environmental challenges continue to shape our world, this program stands as a beacon of hope and progress. Through cutting-edge research, technological breakthroughs, and collaborative ingenuity, we are charting a course towards sustainable oceans and a prosperous future for generations to come. Join us on this extraordinary voyage as we unlock the boundless potential of our shared seas and co-create solutions that will ripple across the globe. Together, Canada and the UK are not only shaping the future – they are safeguarding it, one wave of innovation at a time. Embark on this transformative journey with us and be a part of history in the making.

EOI Deadline:

The deadline for the Canada-UK: Collaborative Ocean Innovation Solutions Program

Proposal submissions is by or before

8:00PM ADT | 7:00PM EDT | 4:00PM PDT,

October 18th, 2023.

The application process is now open. See the Program Guidelines for details:

EOI Template:

EOI Template – Canada-UK Program
EOI Budget Template – Canada-UK Program

Other Supporting Documents:

OSC Cost Eligibility Guidelines
OSC In-kind Contributions to Projects
OSC Foreign Costs Guidelines
IP Guide

The program welcomes applications from the following themes:

Alternative Energy

Aquaculture Systems

Seaweed cultivation and production

Carbon Capture and storage

Autonomous Vessels or ocean systems

Robotics & Drones

Ocean Sensors and Environmental Monitoring