funding

Argonne National Laboratory recently became the home of the second EERE-DOE incubator, which is called Chain Reaction Innovations. This week they opened the call for applicants for the first cohort. Selected participants will receive ~$450,000 in funding each. The application deadline is 5 p.m. CST, August 12. Please see link for further information: http://chainreaction.anl.gov/2016/07/14/energy-technology-incubator-offers-2-years-of-funding-and-technical-aid/.

We’re excited to announce the opening of the Spring 2016 Innovation Fund Application. The University of Chicago Innovation Fund is a $20 million fund that invests in early business development and proof-of-concept work for projects or ventures created by faculty, students and staff. The Innovation Fund awards grants and invests in promising technologies and start-ups with high potential for societal and commercial impact, helping them to bridge the gap between basic research funding and commercial investment. The Innovation Fund makes…