Research Funding Alerts and Announcements

Technology Commercialization

AUTM & NCET2: Pitch and Play Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - The business plan competition allows academic-affiliated start-up companies to pitch their business opportunities to a panel of seasoned venture investors in pursuit of a $10,000 cash prize.
Streamlined MTAs with Addgene Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - Researchers requesting plasmids from the Addgene nonprofit plasmid repository will no longer be required to submit online requests to Innovation Gateway or request individual material transfer agreements for each Addgene order.
ORNL’s Innovation Crossroads Cohort 3 applications opening Sept. 2018 Thursday, July 19, 2018 - Innovation Crossroads is an entrepreneurial fellowship program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory that supports leading technology innovators as they work to transform an energy or advanced manufacturing idea with global potential into a successful startup company.
University Economic Development Association 2018 Awards of Excellence Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - The awards offer participants the opportunity for recognition, validation, enhanced funding competitiveness and critical peer review. OVPPSO and Office of Research would like to build on UGA’s past success and seeks submissions for the UEDA Annual Summit on October 21-24, 2018 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
New Industry Express licensing program to foster industry collaborations Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - The University of Georgia now offers companies sponsoring research three additional ways to license intellectual property developed in the course of their research collaborations. The new program, Industry Express, makes negotiating research agreements a faster and more transparent process that … Continued
Call for Abstracts: Georgia Bio Innovation Summit, Sept. 28 Monday, August 1, 2016 - The 2016 Georgia Bio Innovation Summit, Sept. 28 at the Cobb Galleria in Atlanta, invites abstracts from Georgia scientists for its Scientific Poster Session.
Department of Energy Seeks Invention Disclosures Thursday, July 14, 2016 - Department of Energy is seeking invention disclosures in seven areas .
Innovation Gateway Lunch & Learn: GRA Ventures Seed Funding Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - The Innovation Gateway monthly Lunch & Learn on August 23 will feature Ashley Cornelison, Operations Director for the Georgia Research Alliance (GRA) Ventures program.
Entrepreneur Training Course Open to UGA Faculty: June 21 Application Deadline Friday, April 22, 2016 - UGA faculty are eligible to apply to the Kauffman FastTrac® TechVenture™ entrepreneur training course that begins June 30.
New Director of Discovery and Innovation Partnerships Connects UGA to Industry Thursday, April 7, 2016 - Crystal Leach joined UGA as the founding director of Discovery and Innovation Partnerships, a new initiative jointly supported by the Office of the Vice President for Research and the College of Engineering. Her role is to facilitate partnerships between industry and research at the University of Georgia.