1 04, 2016

Commercially viable technologies get University of Alabama in Huntsville Charger Innovation Fund awards

By |2016-04-01T09:52:40+00:00April 1st, 2016|Alabama, Startup Fund|0 Comments

Three commercially viable technology proposals resulting from research at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) have been awarded $44,627 by UAH's Charger Innovation Fund (CIF) for further development. The CIF is funded by the UAH Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development and administered by the Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC). [...]

7 10, 2015

Alabama Innovation Fund awards $4.5 million for promising research

By |2015-10-07T19:29:50+00:00October 7th, 2015|Alabama|0 Comments

The Alabama Innovation Fund has awarded nearly $4.5 million to advance research being conducted at universities and other institutions, providing key support for programs that could generate new ventures and create jobs across the state. This year, the Alabama Innovation Fund is funding 14 projects at six universities and two research-focused organizations, with the maximum [...]

2 07, 2015

Alabama Innovation Fund has $4.5M to award grants for technology growth

By |2015-07-02T10:18:56+00:00July 2nd, 2015|Alabama, State or Government|0 Comments

The Alabama Innovation Fund has $4.5 million to support programs that seek to leverage research performed by the state’s universities and other institutions to generate new ventures, create jobs and spur additional economic development opportunities. Created in 2012 as part of the “Accelerate Alabama” strategic growth plan, the Alabama Innovation Fund awards grants to bolster [...]

8 06, 2015

How UAB plans to turn research into more startups and jobs

By |2017-07-15T00:07:00+00:00June 8th, 2015|Alabama, Gap support programs|0 Comments

Obtaining more research funds has always been a point of emphasis for the University of Alabama at Birmingham, but turning those dollars into commercial success and economic development opportunities is quickly becoming more of a focus for the school. Last year, the school experienced an uptick in funding from the National Institutes of Health that [...]

5 10, 2012

Alabama Innovation Fund supports four U Alabama Research Projects

By |2012-10-05T07:58:10+00:00October 5th, 2012|Alabama, New Investments/Awards, Startup Fund, State or Government, Translational Research|0 Comments

Four University of Alabama research projects were among 15 such projects at state universities that have received a total of $4 million in grants from the Alabama Innovation Fund. Gov. Robert Bentley announced the grants Wednesday at the state’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference in Hoover, saying the ongoing research and innovation will help create jobs [...]