Resource Profile

South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) Demonstration Grant

A successful demonstration project will provide a valuable solution to the corporate partner and a significant growth opportunity for a small business and/or academic partner by developing a new product, distribution channel, customer or research.

**Who:** Early-stage Companies or Academic Institutions in South Carolina **When:** On a rolling basis **Amount:** Up to $50, 000 **Why:** A demonstration grant supports a matching monetary or in-kind investment by a corporate entity into a project at a small business or academic institution. The grants are designed to lower technical or business risk by accomplishing a technology/testing milestone or opening a new distribution channel, sales pipeline, market, etc.
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