Idea Development

Program Funding Potential Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty & Postdocs Eligibility Prerequisites Timeline Sponsor or Administrator
UConn IDEA Grant Up to $4K per student Y N N Current UConn undergraduates – See website for full eligibility requirements  None Applications due in December for Summer Funding and March for Academic Year Funding. Office of the Provost/Office of Undergraduate Research
Healthcare Innovations Between $1-2K, and up to $4K from Venturewell grant Y N N Current UConn Nursing Students and E-Teams with Engineering None   School of Nursing
Innovation Quest (iQ) Top three winners get $15K, $10K, $5K respecitvely. Top 8-10 receive invitation to Summer Incubator. Y Y N UConn undergraduate and graduate students as well as those who have graduated within one year. Creative Ideas Application deadline March 29th Office of Provost/School of Business
Accelerate UConn Up to $3K Y Y Y Student and faculty led teams across UConn None Deadline 2/3/17 CCEI/School of Business
Summer Fellowship Up to $15K Y Y Y Student and faculty led teams across UConn None   CCEI/School of Business
Wolff New Venture Competition $15K Y Y Y Faculty, postdocs, grad and undergrad students CCEI Summer Fellowship (top five)   CCEI/School of Business
Entrepreneur Innovations Award (EIA)
Up to $10K Y Y Y        CTNext
Program Funding Potential Undergraduate Students Graduate Students Faculty & Postdocs Eligibility Prerequisites Timeline Sponsor or Administrator