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Applications are now being accepted for the fall 2017 Finals of the University of Chicago Innovation Fund. Applicants from across the University of Chicago, Argonne National Lab, Fermilab, and the Marine Biological Laboratory will compete for up to $1.25 million ($250,000 per team) in proof-of-concept funding. Previous Innovation Fund finalists have built exciting technologies across a wide range of industries and causes, and this year’s finalists will be pitching innovations around oncology, vaccines, therapeutics, and medical IT. Please join us…

France And Chicago Collaborating in The Sciences (FACCTS) is a program designed to enhance science at the University of Chicago by encouraging closer relations between researchers in the Physical Sciences Division (PSD), The Biological Sciences Division (BSD), and the Institute for Molecular Engineering (IME) and high-level research teams and institutions of higher education in France. The FACCTS program seeks to accomplish this goal by providing seed funding for new and potentially fruitful project-based collaborations. Through a partnership with Argonne National Laboratory and Fermilab,…