Proposals for up to $10,000 are invited from current and new SyracuseCoE Partner companies. The deadline is February 17th. The Innovation Fund is funded by member companies of the SyracuseCoE Partner Program to help Partners overcome barriers in the process of commercializing potentially transformative innovations. Apply here

Companies at all Partner levels — Industry, Affiliate and Start-Up — are invited to apply. Projects must address a challenge within SyracuseCoE’s core focus areas. We encourage projects that include research engagements with faculty and students, support for product development and testing, market analyses, proposal match requirement, and more.

Previous companies who were Innovation Fund winners include:

Visit the Innovation Fund Projects page to see how other Partners have used these funds.

Applications, due by Thursday, February 17th, 2021 at 5:00p ET, will be invited to give a proposal pitch, via Zoom, with a panel of judges. Visit the SyracuseCoE Innovation Fund webpage to learn more, or, if interested in joining the Partner Program, contact Tamara Rosanio at