Lockheed Martin has set up a portal to make it much easier for small companies to connect with them to support SBIR/STTR proposals. They would love to partner with more companies in our entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Due: Sep 16, 2019
Fulbright Programs - VTT Grant in Science, Technology and Innovation - Open to Academics and researchers with terminal degrees. For four to six months of onsite research in specific technologies including VR, AI, Autonomous Systems. See grant page for more information.
Due: Sep 19, 2019
Sony is seeking to give out two awards in emerging and innovative technology, including the applications of AR/VR. The two awards are based on a list of themes you choose. To see the Faculty Innovation Award, click here. To see the Focused Research Award, click here.
Due: Sep 26, 2019
National Institute of Health has a grant for those interested in researching the performance of cancer imaging, in order to improve the accuracy of cancer screenings. Specific areas of interest include (but not limited to) augmented reality systems and advanced imaging displays (like the Hololens). Learn more about NIH Funding opportunities at the MAVRIC Conference next week!
Due: Sept 30, 2019
Google's Faculty Research Awards is looking to fund world-class technical research in Computer Science, Engineering, and related field. They have multiple categories to apply to, including Augmented and Virtual Reality.
The Sloan Public Understanding of Science, Technology & Economics program is a long-standing multifaceted program that aims to give people a keener appreciation for the increasingly scientific and technological world in which we live and to convey some of the challenges and rewards of the scientific and technological enterprise. This includes the work of AR/VR/MR.
Due: Sept 18, 2019
Research Award - Innovations in Education provides a one-year, in-house program with training and mentorship for those pursuing research in Education. They are seeking to award those conducting research under a few themes listed here. One theme is the area of "The impact of education innovations ( i.e Machine learning, AR tech, and more) in Global South contexts." To apply for this opportunity you do need to meet a few requires, like being Canadian. For more information, click here.
Due: Oct 16, 2019
Innovate UK Smart Grants is looking to invest in a UK-based business or a RTO. They want to fund the best game-changing, innovative or disruptive ideas geared toward commercialization. Applications of tech, science and/or engineering can apply!
The Games for Change Accelerator is looking for a General Manager to join our leadership team. We are seeking an experienced games designer/XR developer who has a track record in running a studio and releasing products to market. The ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit and the passion to help teams build successful business strategies. The G4C Accelerator is New York City-based and will offer a competitive compensation package, equity, and benefits. For more info, e-mail Susanna Pollack at email@example.com
FLAIM Virtual Reality Trainer - the 100th Civil Engineering Squadron (CES) at Royal Air Force Mildenhall (RAFM) is looking to acquire one (1) FLAIM Virtual Reality Trainer. Applicants must meet minimum requirements. To learn more, go here.
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