ACADEMIC STARTUP ASSISTANCE

ASAP Grant

The Academic Startup Assistance Program (ASAP) is available to for-profit companies sponsored by an academic institution.

Who: Academic Startups
When: On a rolling basis
Amount: Up to $25,000
Why:  To develop technology and further research efforts

This grant is early-stage funding to assist a company in achieving one or more critical milestones toward commercialization that will serve as the foundation for pursuing follow-on funding*.

The company’s final application must be submitted by the Technology Transfer Office or equivalent organization at an academic institution.

*Follow-on Funding: Investment capital that a company has received after financial support from SCRA.

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