Research Funding Alerts and Announcements

Technology Commercialization

University Economic Development Association 2019 Awards of Excellence Monday, April 15, 2019- The awards offer participants the opportunity for recognition, validation, enhanced funding competitiveness and critical peer review.
Innovation Gateway licensing team moves to Tucker Hall Monday, March 4, 2019- The Innovation Gateway licensing team is moving to Tucker Hall the week of March 4, 2019.
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.
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
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.
Georgia BIO Innovation Summit: Now Accepting Poster Abstracts Tuesday, August 4, 2015- Georgia BIO invites submission of abstracts from Georgia-based scientists for the poster session at this year’s Innovation Summit to be held November 2, 2015, in Atlanta. The Innovation Summit provides a forum for Georgia’s bioscience community from industry, academia and … Continued
License Your Research Tools, Generate Research Funding Tuesday, October 14, 2014- Master licensing agreements between UGA and Kerafast, a company that sells rare and unique academic research tools to life science laboratories worldwide, is allowing UGA investigators to efficiently move research tools, from chemicals to biologic materials, from their labs to other universities, as well as non-profit and for-profit research institutions and organizations.