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CENTER FOR INNOVATION AND ENTERPRISE ENGAGEMENT (CIEE)

Jobs Innovation Accelerator Challenge
Round 4: December 2012


APPLICATION ENTRY IS CLOSED AND REVIEW IS IN SESSION

Proposals for this round are accepted from October 26, 2012 to Deceber 5, 2012

For rules and guidelines PDF click here

Businesses/innovators are eligible for grant awards up to $42,000 per year for technology development and business counseling that will be completed within six-months or no later than September 30, 2013.

Application Instructions


Contact the CIEE director of operations if you need assistance with completion of and or submission of this application. Innovation@wichita.edu

Please submit your proposal to innovation@wichita.edu by 11:50 p.m. on December 5, 2012.

1.) Proposal maximum length is seven pages

  •  Cover page
          -   Applicant(s)
          -   Point of contact, name, phone number and email
          -   Anticipated team members
          -   Project title
          -   Brief description of project
          -   Funding request
  • Six page narrative must include a budget with budget justification
  • Use one-inch margins, 12-pt times new roman font, and single-spaced text.

2.) Send a pdf file of the complete proposal to innovation@wichita.edu by December 5, 2012.

Projects will be evaluated by the CIEE Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) using the scoring rubric provided.

If project advances to the semi-final round, innovator will be required to make a 10-minute presentation on Friday afternoon, December 14, 2012. Please save the date on your calendars; semi-finalist will be notified in the afternoon on Wednesday, December 12, 2012.

The results of competitive process will be communicated on January 9, 2013.