Enhanced Phase 0 Grant Program for Oregon Startups: Please note this grant does NOT require a startup to have SBIR/STTR funding. Grants of up to $100,000 will be provided to Oregon startups
Enhanced Phase 0 Grant Program for Oregon Startups:
Please note this grant does NOT require a startup to have SBIR/STTR funding.
Grants of up to $100,000 will be provided to Oregon startups commercializing promising science and research that aligns with Oregon InC’s targeted industry sectors: active lifestyle, advanced manufacturing, natural resources, life science applications, advanced materials, and clean tech/impact investing.
This program will focus on companies that are not yet ready for commercial or institutional investment. Funds are meant to support proof of concept for innovations – development of a commercially viable product, market validation and other relevant expenditures.
To be eligible, companies should have existing relationships with OTRADI/OBI, University Tech Transfer Offices and related Business Oregon innovation partner organizations. Check link below for more thorough eligibility criteria.
An optional call-in Town Hall for partner and service organizations will be held on January 10, 2019, at 3:00 PM.
An optional call-in Town Hall will be held for company applicants on January 14, 2019, at 3:00 PM. See below for contact info to sign up and receive call-in information.
Office hours to answer applicant specific questions will be held for company applicants at the following dates and times. Please contact Nate Wildfire (contact info below) to sign up for a 30 minute time slot.
- January 15, 2019, 8:00 AM–3:00 PM
- January 16, 2019, 8:00 AM–12:00PM
- January 17, 2019, 8:00 AM–3:00 PM
Applications are due February 1, 2019.
All Day (Friday)