Monthly Archives: January 2013

Science Projects Compete for $1.3 Billion in EU Research Funding

Science Projects Compete for $1.3 Billion in EU Research Funding Four have made it to the final round of the EU’s Future and Emerging Technologies Flagships program in which 26 projects submitted proposals for funding. Each project is set to … Continue reading

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Three Bold Proposals to Revive U.S. Manufacturing Base Unveiled

Three Bold Proposals to Revive U.S. Manufacturing Base Unveiled The Brookings Institute, in partnership with the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, released three bold policy proposals intended to bolster the competitiveness of the U.S. manufacturing and advanced industries sector by … Continue reading

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U.S. Venture Capital Dollars and Deals, 2007-2012

U.S. Venture Capital Dollars and Deals, 2007-2012 U.S. venture investment dollars fell by 10 percent in 2012, while venture deals fell 6 percent, according to data from the MoneyTree Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and the National Venture Capital Association … Continue reading

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DOE Commits $12 Million in New Funding for SunShot Incubator Program

DOE Commits $12 Million in New Funding for SunShot Incubator Program The Department of Energy (DOE) is will commit up to $12 million in a new round of funding for the SunShot Incubator Program — a pay-for-performance program focused on … Continue reading

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Connecticut Governor Proposes Bioscience Innovation Act

Connecticut Governor Proposes Bioscience Innovation Act In Connecticut, Governor Daniel P. Malloy has proposed a Bioscience Innovation Act, which would create a 10-year $200 million fund to invest in the state’s bioscience sector. The proposed fund would be administered by … Continue reading

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DARPA Announces $194M University Semiconductor Initiative

DARPA Announces $194M University Semiconductor Initiative DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and the Semiconductor Research Corporation have announced a five-year $194 million program working with six universities across the country to support the growth of the semiconductor industry. … Continue reading

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Budget RoundUp: States Seek Modest Investments for S&T

Budget RoundUp: States Seek Modest Investments for S&T Governors in several states recently unveiled spending proposals for the upcoming fiscal year or biennium. While fiscal conditions in most states remain fragile, new or continuing investments focused on science, technology and … Continue reading

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