ADECA offers Alabama Research Alliance (ARA) in the US
The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) is offering grant under “Alabama Research Alliance (ARA)” that focuses on encouraging these activities by supporting and advancing entrepreneurship in Alabama to enable the launch of new businesses that provide innovative technologies and services developed through basic and applied research and lead to the creation of new jobs in the state.
The Alabama Research Alliance (ARA) Trust Fund is managed by the ARA Board of Directors for the support and encouragement of educational, agricultural, maricultural, and industrial activities involving basic and applied research in Alabama.
Collaboration with Alabama research universities is strongly encouraged. Successful applicants will describe in detail entrepreneurial support to be provided and potential impact in terms of job creation and economic development.
The ADECA Energy Division intends to issue awards totaling no more than $580,000.00.
Eligible applicants are non-profit organizations and public and private colleges and universities.
Proposed programs must demonstrate the potential to create new jobs in Alabama through the support and advancement of innovation and entrepreneurship in the state.
For more information, visit https://adeca.alabama.gov/about/funding-opportunities/