April 24, 2023 | Ames, Iowa

The Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations is accepting applications through May 22 for FY 2024 Innovation Acceleration Fund grants to support the development of ISU innovations with commercial potential and to help more Iowa State technology reach the marketplace via new Iowa companies or by growing existing Iowa companies. All proposals should have a clear commercial benefit or potential for the state and show participation by Iowa industry(s). Selected applicants must participate in a June 7 review panel (5 minute presentation, 10 minute Q&A). The RFP and proposal application are online. Applicants are encouraged to first contact Peter Hong, ISU Startup Factory, 296-6429, to discuss their idea and potential fit for this funding.