OGI's Pre-commercialization Business Development Fund (PBDF) is a unique investment fund that is helping to enable the economic impact of outcomes of āomicsā and life sciences research projects and technology development. Specifically, it aims to provide early-stage funding as companies (on their own or with academic collaborators) move towards commercial applications and to speed up transfer of products from lab to marketplace. The fund invests up to $100K per project.
- Create economic results from āomics and life sciences research;
- Support scientific entrepreneurs; and
- Generate returns for future PBDF investments.
|August 7, 2014||Official launch|
|September 29, 2014||Application deadline|
|October (date TBD)||Notice of Initial Assessment|
|December (date TBD)||Notice of Award|
To download a copy of the application form click here
Contact the Business Development Team for further information.