New Deadline: June 1, 2023
Annual Submission Deadline:
Cycle 1: ~ June 1st
Cycle 2: ~ December 1st
The Delaware Bioscience Center for Advanced Technology (CAT)
Our mission is to support and grow Delaware's economy by fostering innovative research and development activities among its members. The Delaware Bioscience CAT program is successfully attracting and retaining life science businesses and creating new high-tech jobs for Delaware. The program supports this mission through sponsoring three grant mechanisms.
Due to upcoming changes in the application process, the March 31st submission deadline is being delayed. The new deadline is June 1, 2023. We will be having a CAT Showcase and Information Session on April 26, 2023 from 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM. Additional information coming soon.
Entrepreneurial Proof of Concept
Supports bioscience research towards establishing a new Delaware-based business
Up to $50,000 for 1 year
Technology Access Program
Provides Delaware bioscience businesses access to high-end research technologies at a reduced rate
Up to $5,000/Year/Core
Applied Research Collaborations
Supports bioscience research between Delaware academic and business partners
Up to $100,000 for 1 year