UI Ventures is supporting the advancement of innovative technology developed by UIHC Department of Nursing through a Nursing Innovation program which includes a Jumpstart Fund. The fund targets devices and software used in nursing.
UIHC Department of Nursing staff are eligible to apply for Jumpstart Funding and projects require Nursing Supervisor support. Selected projects will be awarded $5,000-$10,000 to accomplish proposed milestones. Preference will be given to projects that show commercialization potential.
Use of Funds: Development of devices or software (e.g. prototyping, software development, mold design, clinical studies, usability study.)
Funds may not be used toward salary or students.