The Small Business R&D Acceleration Grants are designed to assist Kansas small businesses in advancing a product or service to commercialization; modifying a product or service to enter a new market; or gaining a new client by leveraging higher education facilities, equipment and expertise.
Donor Name: Kansas Department of Commerce
County: All Counties
Type of Grant: Grant
Size of the Grant: up to $25,000
Grant Duration: 1 year
This grant program partners smaller businesses with Kansas public higher education institutions who will support the business through engagement and mutual benefit.
- Prospective grant recipients will work with a public higher education institution to conduct research and development can and receive a 50/50 matching grant up to $25,000 for research and development cost at the public institution.
- All projects must be completed within one year of grant award agreement.
This grant program is open to Kansas registered businesses headquartered in Kansas with 50 or fewer full-time employees with at least 60% of its workforce in Kansas (including contracted staff). For every dollar of Small Business Research & Development Acceleration Grant, the company must contribute $1.00 of its own resources.
For more information, visit Kansas Department of Commerce.