$5,000 to $25,000 grants for manufacturing companies to design and develop innovative technologies.
If you are a manufacturing company looking for dollar-for-dollar grant matching
The objective of this program is to strengthen existing Connecticut manufacturers by facilitating and/or accelerating the development, sales and manufacturing of innovative, diverse products (including software) and services. The specific objective is to enable firms to design and develop innovative technologies that diversify their portfolio of products thereby retaining/increasing sales and employment in the State.
Acting on behalf of the Department of Economic and Community Development, the CT SBIR Office at Connecticut Innovations (CI) is administering this program on a matching grant basis. Companies will partner with this program by providing a dollar-for-dollar match, maximum of $25,000. Awards under this program are contingent upon the availability of funds.
Grants will average between $5,000 to $25,000 and are funded on a competitive basis, according to the following process: