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Pre-Application Workshops for the UTMB Health Technology Commercialization Program (TCP)

Sep 4, 2020, 08:09 AM by Gilbert Mireles
Through a partnership between the Chief Research Office and The Office of Technology Transfer, The Technology Commercialization Program (TCP) provides seed funds to support commercialization of UTMB discoveries. All UTMB employees, students, staff, and trainees are eligible to submit an application. Pre-proposal submission deadline is 5:00 PM October 9, 2020, submissions should be sent electronically to Dr. Sundeep Mattamana sumattam@utmb.edu. Application deadline is November 23, 2020 (RFA attached) for up to $50,000 for a 1-year, renewable project period.

Prospective applicants are invited to attend an introductory workshop presented by the Office of Technology Transfer and the ITS Innovation & Entrepreneurship Studio. These interactive sessions will provide information about the Technology Commercialization Program and guidance for preparing a competitive proposal. Workshops will be held virtually on September 10th and 24th from 12:00-1:00pm. To register, please contact Lanette Harris: ldharris@utmb.edu.