Washington Clean Energy Testbeds has launched the Cleantech Hardware Innovation Prototyping (CHIP) program to increase access to advanced capabilities for scaled prototyping, testing, and demonstration.
Donor Name: Washington Clean Energy Testbeds
County: All Counties
Type of Grant: Grant
Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 01/21/2022
Grant Size: $10k-$30k
Grant Duration: 6 months
The Project Overview must contain the following information:
- Background: The applicant should briefly discuss the organization’s background, including its history, successes, and current operating status.
- Project Goals: The applicant should explicitly identify the targeted improvements and critical success factors in achieving these goals
The Project Proposal should contain the following information:
- A technical discussion of the applicant’s planned activities at the Washington Clean Energy Testbeds.
- Technical feasibility.
- Technological compatibility with available prototyping resources. Testbeds staff can help verify compatibility
An application period will occur twice annually, with the intent of providing 3-6 applicants each year with $10k-$30k worth of access to the Testbeds equipment over a 6-month period.
Entrepreneurs and startup companies in need of access to state-of-the-art equipment and facilities to develop, advance, prototype, and/or manufacture their innovative clean energy technologies are eligible to apply. Applicant companies should be pre-B-round, or similar metric, in maturity.
For more information, visit Washington Clean Energy Testbeds.