March 11, 2016 – The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade today announced it is accepting applications for the Advanced Industries Accelerator grant programs for Infrastructure Grants for fiscal year 2016. Grants up to $500,000 will be awarded. Applications will be accepted online at www.advancecolorado.com/aiprograms and are due April 22, 2016.
Infrastructure grants are open to Colorado research universities, federal labs located in Colorado, other labs with valid technology transfer offices, and companies commercializing innovative technologies. These grants are for large scale, collaborative projects that will have a broad, industry-wide impact.
The Advanced Industries Accelerator Program promotes growth and sustainability in Colorado’s Advanced Industries by helping drive innovation, accelerating commercialization, encouraging public-private partnerships, increasing access to early stage capital and creating a strong ecosystem that increases the state’s global competitiveness. Colorado’s Advanced Industries are: Aerospace, Advanced Manufacturing, Bioscience, Electronics, Energy and Natural Resources, Infrastructure Engineering, and Technology and Information.
For more information about the Advanced Industries Accelerator Programs, including upcoming information sessions, guidelines and grant cycles, please visit: