IDEaS - Bring your IDEaS to life!


Great innovations have the power to change the world.

But to take flight...

They require real-world challenges,


and determination..

To break through

And become the inventions that will move society forward,

Advance technology,

and allow us to leap ahead of what’s next.

Introducing IDEaS.

A Department of National Defence program...

Connecting Canada’s toughest defence and security challenges with creative thinkers, and providing them with the resources and guidance they need to bring new solutions to light.

From initial concept, through prototype testing and development You bring your concept to us at any stage, and keep your IP. We’ll provide funding and feedback from military experts

who will help you chart your IDEA’s path forward.

Anyone can apply.

To get started, simply sign up to learn more about the challenges identified by our military.

Great innovations have the power to change the world.

Will the next one will be yours?

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