MIPS Funding for Technology Product Development

    Accelerate your technology product development and work with world-class university research faculty through funding from the Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) Program.


    MIPS provides research funding, matched by participating companies, for university-based research projects to help companies develop tech products.


    Benefits to Maryland companies include:


    • cost-effective research through university collaboration;
    • access to expert university faculty, students, state-of-the-art facilities, laboratories and equipment;
    • efficient transfer of technology from university to companies; and
    • the opportunity to work with students--potential future hires.

    Benefits to Maryland faculty include:

    • research leads directly to new product development;
    • potential for published papers and improved university facilities;
    • students gain valuable experience working on commercial technologies; and
    • rapid proposal evaluations.


    Read more and learn how to apply!