Discover 2020: UTRF Annual Report

UTRF is delighted to share Discover 2020, which celebrates our innovators and UTRF’s impact on innovation, new venture formation, and corporate engagement for the University of Tennessee. Download accessible PDF.   View past annual reports.  … Read More

UTRF Joins SEC Collaboration to Match Entrepreneurial Talent with University Startups

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is joining technology transfer offices across all 14 SEC schools to address a common challenge: building strong startup management teams that attract the eye of early-stage investors. Together the universities are launching the Southeast Executives-on-Roster (XOR) platform, which matches experienced entrepreneurial talent with university-affiliated startups in need of… Read More

2019 UTRF Maturation Grant Funding Program – Call for Submissions

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is announcing a call for submissions for the eleventh annual UTRF Maturation Funding program. Proposals are due into your Campus Research Office by 5:00 p.m., October 19, 2018. 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