Translational Research

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

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

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

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 04, 2021

University of Chicago to fund quantum technology start-ups

By |2021-04-14T14:11:38+00:00April 14th, 2021|Illinois, Translational Research|0 Comments

The University of Chicago, which is already planning to build a quantum internet, has launched a programme to fund quantum technology start-ups. The new venture, called Duality, wants to help up to 10 quantum start-ups a year to grow their businesses in the Chicago area. It has allocated a minimum $20 million investment over the [...]

24 03, 2021

New  U Mich OVPR funding program aims to support, catalyze research 

By |2021-03-24T15:37:06+00:00March 24th, 2021|Michigan, Translational Research|0 Comments

The Office of the Vice President for Research has developed a new funding program that aims to catalyze research and spur innovation across the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses. The Research Catalyst and Innovation Program features four new funding mechanisms that total more than $1.5 million in annual research support to [...]

17 03, 2021

Two students, four faculty awarded NOVA Fellowship FuTUre Fund innovation prizes

By |2021-03-17T18:46:21+00:00March 17th, 2021|Oklahoma, Translational Research|0 Comments

The NOVA Fellowship at The University of Tulsa has awarded FuTUre Fund innovation prizes to two students and four faculty. This funding will support their projects aimed at boosting the culture of innovation at TU. Since 2013, TU has hosted the NOVA Fellowship program, which puts students and faculty in charge of a project of their own creation. These [...]

17 03, 2021

Lab Bench to Commercialization grant recipients announced | Penn State University

By |2021-03-17T18:06:15+00:00March 17th, 2021|New Investments/Awards, Pennsylvania, Translational Research|0 Comments

Two faculty members have been selected to receive Lab Bench to Commercialization (LB2C) grants from the Eberly College of Science in 2021. The competitive program provides funding for researchers in the college, enabling them to enhance the commercial potential of ongoing research and prepare them to translate their intellectual property to the marketplace. This year's [...]

10 03, 2021

$110M for nine innovative McGill research projects

By |2021-03-10T10:12:11+00:00March 10th, 2021|Canada, Translational Research|0 Comments

Today, Élisabeth Brière, Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages announced funding results from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Innovation Fund (IF) for universities in Quebec. Nine McGill research projects received nearly $45 million in funding through this CFI-IF competition. Combined, the nine McGill-led [...]

9 12, 2020

Artificial Intelligence Research Catalyst Fund awards 20 grants totaling $1 million – News – University of Florida

By |2020-12-09T14:13:44+00:00December 9th, 2020|Florida, Translational Research|0 Comments

The University of Florida has awarded 20 faculty teams $50,000 each from UF Research's Artificial Intelligence Research Catalyst Fund to pursue a wide range of AI-related projects. The researchers will utilize the university’s world-leading computing capabilities to analyze vast amounts of data and predict solutions to health, agriculture, engineering and educational challenges. A team of [...]