Required Letter of Intent Due November 29 by 5 p.m.
USTAR is now accepting letters of intent from researchers at Utah’s nonprofit universities and colleges who want to apply to the University Technology Acceleration Grant (UTAG) program.
UTAG is designed to accelerate the development of commercially viable technology in the university setting that has potential for positive economic impact in Utah. Projects should fit one of USTAR’s targeted sectors. These include Aerospace, Automation and Robotics, Big Data and Cybersystems, Energy and Clean Technology, and Life Sciences.
Letters of intent (LOI) must be received by November 29, 5:00 p.m. MST to be considered for this round and must use the provided USTAR template. Letters of Intent will be accepted or rejected within five (5) business days. Proposers of those accepted will receive information on submitting a full proposal. Those rejected, if received prior to November 22, can resubmit if deficiencies are addressed.
Program information and instructions to submit a letter of intent can be found at