Encouraging Faculty & Staff to Utilize their Expertise and Apply their Scholarship to Support Economic Development in Wisconsin

UW System Administration, in collaboration with WiSys, is offering two research grant programs to UW faculty: Ignite – Applied Research Funding and Ignite – Prototype Development Funding.


Ignite – Applied Research Funding

  • Required Intent to Submit Due: December 2, 2019
  • Full Proposals Due: January 27, 2020

Ignite – Prototype Development Funding

  • Full Proposals: may be submitted at any time

Ignite Grant Recipients

Former Applied Research, Applied Research-WiSys Technology Advancement Grant, and Prototype Development Fund.