Research Grants Program Office
One Step Ahead: An Open Call for Highly Visionary Investigator-Initiated HIV Research in California
University of California President Janet Napolitano and UC Research Initiatives have issued a Request for Proposals for the 2016 President’s Research Catalyst Awards. See the site for details about specific funding opportunities and how to apply.
Proof of Concept Program: Commercialization Gap Grants (POC) is an effort to bridge the gap from research to commercialization in what is sometimes called “the valley of death”: that is, the absence of an industry sponsor and the lack of funding to build a prototype of a product or service that could then be used to solicit investment for a new company or license a new product.