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SPARK Technology Commercialization Fund

SPARKThe Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) SPARK Technology Commercialization Fund aims to support innovative proof-of-concept studies seeking to translate research discoveries into commercial applications, products, and/or medical treatments.  We invite proposals from all UConn / UConn Health campuses and across all disciplines for projects related to commercialization activities. We are eager to identify and support UConn-created inventions and technologies that address unmet needs and have great potential for commercial application.

More information about the grant process is coming soon.

Questions?  Please contact Dr. Matt Mroz at or 860-486-6378