Transforming Innovation into Jobs in the Bluegrass

  • Blackwell, David (PI)
  • Harvey, Dean (Former PI)
  • Nash, Warren (Former CoI)

Grants and Contracts Details


This project is a five year research grant sponsored by the Economic Development Administration and executed by the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship. The aims are to: 1) assist University of Kentucky faculty, staff and students in the creation of new startup companies based on technology developed at the University or beyond; 2) drive entrepreneurial thinking and support new entrepreneurs by connecting them to public and private community resources; and 3) create new highwage jobs in the Bluegrass through the growth of these innovative technology companies.
Effective start/end date7/1/126/30/16


  • Economic Development Administration: $128,592.00


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