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22 07, 2021

Projects that blaze new trails in research will receive Dean for Research Innovation funding

By |2021-07-22T11:08:20+00:00July 22nd, 2021|New Jersey, Translational Research|0 Comments

The new initiatives, spanning the natural sciences, humanities and collaborations with industry, are in the early stages of investigation — a time when it is typically difficult to find sources of research funding. To kick-start promising ideas, the Dean for Research Innovation Fund, now in its eighth year, provides the fuel that enables research to blaze [...]

22 07, 2021

University City Science Center is launching a VC arm to invest in health equity startups – Philly

By |2021-07-22T11:06:49+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Accelerator/incubator, Pennsylvania, Venture Fund|0 Comments

University City Science Center, an organization central to the region’s burgeoning life sciences sector, announced Wednesday the creation of its fourth “strategic pillar” — a venture capital arm that will deploy funds to startups addressing health inequities for underserved populations. This addition of a capital arm adds to the nonprofit’s existing work, which it describes [...]

22 07, 2021

New Auburn University internal awards programs name winners for 2021

By |2021-07-22T11:04:07+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Translational Research|0 Comments

Auburn University launched two new pilot internal awards programs in 2021 and has named the program’s first recipients. The Research Support Program, or RSP, and the Creative Work and Social Impact Scholarship Funding Program, or CWSI, were established by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development. Both programs provide a competitive [...]

22 07, 2021

UTEC launches a new initiative to help deep tech founders commercialize their work | TechCrunch

By |2021-07-22T11:02:16+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Texas, Venture Capital|0 Comments

The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Partners (UTEC) is launching a new program to address a problem the venture capital fund says many deep tech founders face. They may raise pre-seed capital from an incubator or accelerator program, but reach a funding gap before moving on to early-stage rounds. Without financial resources, it takes longer to [...]

22 07, 2021

New Accelerator grants boost Ohio State research and innovation

By |2021-07-22T11:01:03+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Ohio, Translational Research|0 Comments

A new effort by The Ohio State University to support team-driven research has awarded funding to 19 proposals to investigate topics ranging from brain and bone health to drug manufacturing, new devices and deep learning. The Accelerator grants were awarded through the President’s Research Excellence (PRE) program, an initiative launched this year to provide seed support for cross- and interdisciplinary [...]

14 07, 2021

MSU Conquer Accelerator’s newest group focuses on financial technology businesses

By |2021-07-14T13:14:02+00:00July 14th, 2021|Accelerator/incubator, Michigan|0 Comments

Six businesses focused on financial technology are part of Conquer Accelerator's sixth cohort that runs through Aug. 6. The businesses will receive $20,000 and mentorship over the course of 10 weeks. The selected companies are CrossBraining, Frizzmo, Nickels, Rebound AI, Safety Sit and Tandem. "The goal is to help a company go from product solution fit to product market fit," said Tom Stewart, Conquer Accelerator [...]

14 07, 2021

State match funding programs supports start-up high-tech innovation

By |2021-07-14T12:49:52+00:00July 14th, 2021|State or Government|0 Comments

Since 2017, Tennessee has wisely supported economic growth and high-tech innovation by providing state matching funds to start-up companies receiving federal SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) awards. These state matching funds are vital to help start-ups overcome hurdles they so often experience during their earliest stages and foster the [...]

14 07, 2021

UCF Researchers Awarded SEED Funding to Investigate Nano and Digital Technologies

By |2021-07-14T12:47:43+00:00July 14th, 2021|Corporate, Translational Research|0 Comments

ive UCF researchers have been awarded more than $450,000 in SEED funding thanks to a new collaboration between the UCF Office of Research and the international nano and digital technology research and development company imec. Researchers from the College of Engineering and Computer Science, College of Optics and Photonics, College of Sciences, and College of Medicine are expected to commence [...]

14 07, 2021

Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator selects five early-stage sustainable indoor agriculture companies

By |2021-07-14T12:45:38+00:00July 14th, 2021|Corporate|0 Comments

Global food demand is anticipated to grow by 60 percent within the next 30 years. To meet the demand sustainably, theWells Fargo Innovation Incubator(IN2), a technology incubator and platform funded by the Wells Fargo Foundation and co-administered by the U.S. Department of Energy’sNational Renewable Energy Laboratory(NREL), today announced that it has selected five new startups [...]

14 07, 2021

Seeding the Future–Access to Capital for Funding Innovation

By |2021-07-14T12:43:37+00:00July 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The new issue of Technology and Innovation® (22:1) (full text) features a selection of papers exploring the important topic of accessing capital to fund innovation, including manuscripts highlighting various funding opportunities available for inventors and innovators everywhere. "The National Academy of Inventors is proud to present this issue of Technology & Innovation, as funding is a key component [...]