UT System News: UT Research Foundation Seeks Grant Proposals

UTRF is now accepting submissions, in the program’s 10th year, and will award up to $15,000 to the highest-ranked proposals submitted from across the UT system. Deadline for proposals is 5 p.m., Oct. 24. More than $960,000 has been awarded to more than 60 projects in the past nine years to program participants.… Read More

2018 UTRF Maturation Grant Funding Program – Call for Submissions

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is announcing a call for submissions for the tenth annual UTRF Maturation Funding program. Proposals are due into your Campus Research Office by 5:00 p.m., October 24, 2017. The program helps UT researchers further develop technologies that have the potential for commercial success. Up to $15,000 in direct costs will… Read More

UT Research Foundation Announces Maturation Fund Recipients for 2017

KNOXVILLE– Improved wireless charging technology for consumer electronics, developing higher value added material from waste produced during bio-fuel production, and novel materials for 3-D printing are among the recipients of this year’s Maturation funding from the University of Tennessee Research Foundation. Technologies invented at the University of Tennessee, like the majority of university discoveries, typically… Read More