Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. The UCF I-Corps is a regional program to benefit the entire state of Florida and southeast US. You do not need to an NSF lineage to apply. The NSF I-Corps is a national program which requires the PI to have an NSF lineage. It provides $50K in grant monies to complete the program. We encourage many of our UCF I-Corps graduates to also apply for the national program once they meet the minimum requirements.

Yes! Please contact us for assistance.

Yes, every member of the team must be fully immersed in the process and committed to the time and tasks required.

Although confidentiality is a requirement of the program, we highly recommend you consult your patent attorney or UCF Office of Technology Transfer to discuss any concerns you may have prior to applying.