National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) funds college and university entrepreneurs and innovators who are creating new technologies and new campus programs to foster a nationwide culture of innovation. NCIIA provides $1.5 million in grants annually, with significant support from The Lemelson Foundation, accounting for the largest total grant funding of its kind for collegiate innovation in the U.S.
NCIIA’s E-Team (Entrepreneurial Team) program supports the next generation of innovators striving to meet critical societal and environmental needs in the U.S. or underserved populations in developing countries worldwide
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, $5,000
Congratulations to Eric Ford and Dmytro Babik who were in Boston recently to accept this award.