Grants

Competitive Grants

Ignite Grant Program for Applied Research

UW System Administration, in collaboration with WiSys, is pleased to offer the Ignite Grant Program (formerly known as the Applied Research Grant Programs - ARG, AR-WiTAG and PDF) to UW System faculty  and academic staff for applied research and prototype development.  

Intent to Submit Due:
12/2/19
Full Proposal Due:
1/27/20
Award Announcements:
5/1/20
State Release of Funds:
7/1/20
Funding Must be Used by:
8/31/21
Final Report Due by:
9/30/21


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Ignite Grant Program for Prototype Development

In addition to Ignite funding for applied research, UW System Administration, in collaboration with WiSys offers funding for prototype development. Ignite funding for prototype development is offered as short term awards (e.g. 6-12 months) to support research and development intended to advance the commercial potential of technologies.

WiSCAP

The Wisconsin Small Company Advancement Program (WiSCAP) connects the high-tech research and development needs of Wisconsin Small companies with the technical expertise of faculty at the UW Comprehensive campuses.