University Research Funding

NCBiotech grants fill critical funding gaps along the innovation continuum - from building university infrastructure to supporting early stage development of university inventions to help move technology toward commercialization.

 

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Applicant organizations must be North Carolina universities or non-profit research institutions.

Follow the links below to access application guidelines, materials and FAQs for each program.

Here are some grant writing tips from NCBiotech.


If the Center is closed due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, proposals are due at noon on the next business day that the Center is open. 

Grant
Research and Tech

Maximum Award: $20,000

FY2021 Deadlines:

Cycle 1
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 (noon)
Targeted Solicitation (closed)

Cycle 2
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 (noon)
Targeted Solicitation (see guidelines)

Cycle 3
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 (noon)
Open Round 

Grant
Research and Tech

Maximum Award: $150,000

FY2021 Deadline:

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (noon)

Grant
Research and Tech
Grant
Research and Tech

Maximum Award: $100,000 (FY20 amount)

FY2021 Deadlines:

Cycle 1

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 (noon)

Cycle 2

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 (noon)