New “i6 Challenge” U.S. Grant Program to Bring Innovative Ideas to Market
Updated for the 2011 i6 competition
i6 Green Challenge: Application Deadline: May 26, 2011
Application Deadline: is July 15, 2010.
i6 Challenge [ website ]
The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Economic Development Administration (EDA) announced a new $12 million innovation competition, in partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Entrepreneurs, investors, universities, foundations, and non-profits are encouraged to participate in the i6 Challenge.
The EDA will award up to $1 million to each of six winning teams with the most innovative ideas to drive technology commercialization and entrepreneurship in their regions