Submission Deadline – October 7, 2014
Informational sessions on September 11, 2014 (at SBU) and October 1, 2014 (at BNL)
PowerBridgeNY a collaborative effort between Columbia University, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Stony Brook University, Cornell University’s NYC Tech, Polytechnic Institute of NYU, NYU, and the City University of New York was established with the funds from NYSERDA (New York State Energy Research and Development Authority). PowerBridgeNY will support and fund proposals from these institutions to help commercialize promising clean energy technologies, either via the formation of a start-up or by licensing the technology to an existing company. In addition to monetary funding of up to 150K, the support will include active mentoring from industry veterans and venture investors; project management assistance; competitive landscaping; business plan development; and more. Learn More.
Interested BNL researchers please contact Connie Cleary (631-344-3035), Commercialization Manager at Office of Technology Transfer and Partnerships (OTCP) before starting to draft the pre-proposal to discuss the proposed research. The BNL lead on this project is Pat Looney.
|Info Session at SBU -2PM, College of Engineering & Applied Sciences Conference Room||Thursday, September 11, 2014|
|Pre-Proposal Application Opens||Monday, September 29, 2014|
|Info Session at BNL||Wednesday, October 1, 2014|
|Submit Pre-Proposal to Connie Cleary||Tuesday, October 7, 2014|
|Pre-Proposal Due Date (Submission will be handled by OTCP)||Friday, October 10, 2014|
|Team Notification||Monday, November 10, 2014|
|Full Proposal Due||Monday, January 12, 2015|
|Selection of Proposals for Oral Presentation||Wednesday, February 11, 2015|
|Oral Presentations||Wednesday, March 4, 2015|
|Award Notification||Friday, May 1, 2015|
*Let Christine Scaffidi know, if you would like us to host a session at BNL on Oct 1, 2014