University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Letter of Intent Details

Your LOI must be one page or less. Please include the following information:

  • Project information: Project Title, Name of Primary Innovator, Title, Department, Email, Phone, Estimated funds requested.
  • A brief description of the innovation including the 1) Medical need/research significance; 2) Current standard of care/Current products and limitation; 3) Plans for ultimate clinical utility.
  • Project objectives (specific aims, development goals)
  • Market potential of the innovation (applications and market size)

Submission of LOI: Please return to by February 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM


If you have questions about this process, please contact Dr. Matt Mroz at or 860-486-6378


The Alexion-UConn Rare Disease Innovation Fund will be administered through Internal Funding Programs and Technology Commercialization Services within the Office of the Vice President for Research.