Governor Northam Announces $3.4 Million to Advance Research Commercialization in Key Technology Sectors


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Congratulations to the Roanoke Region businesses  included in this group of 34 small technology-focused businesses receiving grants in the inaugural round of Commonwealth Commercialization Fund awards.

Governor Ralph Northam today announced that 34 small technology-focused businesses in Virginia will receive a total of $3.4 million in Commonwealth Commercialization Fund (CCF) grants to commercialize research in an array of sectors, including agricultural and environmental technologies, autonomous systems, clean energy, cybersecurity, data analytics, life sciences, and space and satellites. These awards mark the inaugural funding round for CCF, which was developed through the Virginia Innovation Partnership Authority (VIPA).

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