Idaho Department of Commerce Seeks IGEM Infrastructure Grant Proposals

Wednesday, March 20 2013

The Idaho Department of Commerce and the IGEM Council have released an RFP for the IGEM University Infrastructure Grant Program. This program is open to all university research programs. The University of Idaho is supportive of proposals that can demonstrate commercial viability and have either an industry collaborator or has shown interest in creating a start-up company around the results of the research or scholarly activity. Proposals will be reviewed by the Office of Technology Transfer and those that meet these and the RFP requirements will be submitted to Idaho Department of Commerce. All proposals must be entered into EIPRS with an F&A rate of 20 percent. With a proposal deadline of 5 p.m. MST on Friday, March 29, 2013, the proposals need to be in EIPRS by Monday, March 25, 2013. For this RFP, applicants must add Gene Merrell as an editor in EIPRS for pre-submission review.

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