Launch Announcement

To read the official announcement, download the press release (pdf).

Applicant Resources

 

If you are planning to apply for funding from TechAdvance®, you must contact us at TechAdvance-Manager@ored.rutgers.edu or work with your Licensing Manager in ORC in order to determine if you are eligible to apply for a TechAdvance grant.

The resources below may also be helpful for potential applicants to understand the application and review process for TechAdvance.

Forms

File Name Description
Guidelines for Applicants

Please read these guidelines prior to completing your application.

TechAdvance - SAMPLE Application Form Part 1

*NOTE: This is a sample of the TechAdvance Application Form – Part 1 for reference only and may not be submitted with your application. In order to be considered for a TechAdvance award, you must complete the online Application Form Part 1 which can be found on your main application page once you have been invited to apply for TechAdvance Funds. If you have not received an invitation to apply to TechAdvance, please contact your ORC Licensing Manager (see ORC web site for details and contact information).

TechXpress - SAMPLE Application Form Part 1

*NOTE: This is a sample of the TechXpress Application Form – Part 1 for reference only and may not be submitted with your application. In order to be considered for a TechXpress award, you must complete the online Application Form Part 1 which can be found on your main application page once you have been invited to apply for TechAdvance Funds. If you have not received an invitation to apply for TechXpress, please contact your ORC Licensing Manager (see ORC web site for details and contact information).

TechAdvance/TechXpress - SAMPLE Application Form Part 2

*NOTE: This is a sample form for reference only and may not be submitted with your application. You must complete Part 2 of the Application Form for both TechAdvance and TechXpress and upload it to your main application page as part of your application package.

SAMPLE Budget Form

*NOTE: This is a sample form for reference only and may not be submitted with your application. You must complete the Budget Form online on your main application page in order to submit your application for TechAdvance/TechXpress funds.

The Evaluation and Funding Process

A timeline for the TechAdvance funding review and approval process.

SAMPLE Progress Report Form

This is a sample of the Progress Report Form that TechAdvance recipients must submit 6 months after the project period begins.

Instructions for RAPPS Compliance

Instructions for submitting a TechAdvance proposal in RAPSS.