Innovation, Collaboration and Support
The Office of Research Commercialization (ORC) cultivates an inclusive environment of scientific and entrepreneurial excellence and bridges connections from North Carolina State University’s research community to industry and startups by strategically evaluating, protecting and licensing technology.
We are now accepting CIF pre-proposal submissions!
Through the Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF), NC State is able to fund up to 6 projects at the current maximum award of $50K per project. Proposed CIF projects ideally incorporate study endpoints designed to directly address license-enabling milestones. Anticipated outcomes post CIF award include new licensing opportunities or the launch of a new university startup company.
The submission deadline for pre-proposals is October 18th, 2020.Learn More
Oct 20, 2020
Fathom Science named Finalist in the Industry Driven - CleanTech category and as a Top Ten Tech Startup to Watch for the 2020 NC TECH Awards
One of the Top 20 Universities for Innovation Impact
The 2020 George W. Bush Institute Study - The Innovation Impact of U.S. Universities