Partnership Fund

The Industry Partnership Fund was established to fund coaching, grants, investments, and other types of support for technology startups and academic research and development. Contributions made by individuals and organizations provide a dollar-for-dollar tax credit.

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SC Launch Inc. is an independent, nonprofit organization affiliated with SCRA, which provides loans and investments to selected South Carolina-based companies participating in the SC Launch program.

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SCRA Member Benefits

Discounted Services for SCRA Member and SC Launch Inc. Portfolio Companies. SCRA’s Member Benefits give our companies access to numerous offers from our robust alliance partner network.

Members can login to the SCRA Member Portal to access their exclusive benefits.

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Latest News

SCRA Announces New Member Companies and Grant Funding

Summerville, S.C. – MyUI.AI and SMPL-C were accepted as South Carolina Research Authority Member Companies. MASDEV received new grant funding. All SCRA Member Companies receive coaching and access to SCRA’s Member Benefits, Startup Resources, can apply for grant funding, and have the potential to be considered for investment from SCRA’s investment affiliate, SC Launch Inc. […]

SCRA Expands Member Benefits Program

Summerville, SC—South Carolina Research Authority has expanded their exclusive member benefits program to include alliance partners Angel Capital Association, SCbio, and Worthwhile Venture Studio. SCRA’s member benefits are tailored for its esteemed Member Companies and SC Launch Inc. Portfolio Companies, and give companies access to numerous offers from our robust alliance partner network. The expanded member benefits […]

SC Launch Inc. Announces Investment in PulManage

Columbia, SC – South Carolina Research Authority’s investment affiliate, SC Launch Inc., has invested $250,000 in PulManage. The Columbia-based company provides testing and remote monitoring for patients with lung disease. PulManage, Inc., became an SCRA Member Company in 2019 and successfully matured through the SC Launch Program. It received two $25,000 Project Development Fund Grants, […]

Planting for Positive Impacts

An SCRA Tenant Feature SCRA takes great pride in its deliberate support of initiatives and programs that actively address climate change, promote clean energy initiatives, and promote overall sustainability. As a testament to this, our MUSC Innovation Center tenant, Living Carbon, has a mission to responsibly rebalance the planet’s carbon cycle using the power of […]

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