What should teams
know before applying?

Fundación COPEC-UC has reopened the call for applications for the regular to apply to the regular R&D to Innovate Competition.

Competition
Aimed at:

Universities, companies, research centers, foundations, startups, technology consortia, among others.

Deadline for
applications:

JULY 8

Amount of
support:

Up to UF 4,000*

*With the possibility of extension up to UF 8,000

Main requirements

  • Innovative technology-based proposals.
  • Oriented to solve a relevant problem, mainly (but not exclusively) related to the natural resources and energy sectors.
  • The proposed solutions must have a potential for industrial scaling.
  • That they have a previous level of advancement of at least TRL3 (Technology Readiness Level 3). This means that the main functionality of the proposed solution has been demonstrated and validated at laboratory level.
  • That the proposed solutions are protectable through an intellectual property protection instrument.

Key stages

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