2017 South Carolina Phase-0 Program Solicitation Recipients

REU Solicitation

(July 21, 2017) The SC EPSCoR Program is pleased to announce the recipients of the Phase-0 Program Awards. The Phase-0 Program provides $6,000 seed grants to small businesses seeking funding for their innovative ideas from Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

The South Carolina Science and Technology Task Force cited four general areas for advancement of South Carolina’s economy into more technology-driven areas: promotion of research and development, growth of the health, science and technology workforce, enhancement of education and outreach, and stimulation of economic development. South Carolina has excelled in the development of new products and processes to maintain and advance the state’s global competitiveness in:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Advanced Materials
  • Digital Technologies
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

The 2017 South Carolina Phase-0 Awards Recipients are:

  • Accessible Diagnostics, LLC
  • Aravis BioTech, LLC
  • Circa Bioscience, LLC
  • Knowledgeable New Epic Way Technologies™ LLC
  • KRyanCreative, LLC
  • Machine and Human Interaction, LLC
  • Palmetto Propulsion, LLC
  • Wave Sciences, LLC

For more information on the Phase-0 program, please contact:

April Heyward, MRA
SC EPSCoR Program Manager
(803) 733-9068