NSF Grants for Semiconductors
The National Science Foundation is one of the most diverse investors in revolutionary technology for small businesses and invests up to $1.5 million in seed funding per project taking 0% equity. This year the NSF is looking to invest in R&D for Semiconductors in the private and public sector.
Phase I $225,000 (Proof of Concept - 6 months to a year)
Phase II $750,000 (Prototype- 1 to 2 Years)
Phase I Due Date: June 13, 2019
The Semiconductors topic addresses the research and development of new designs, materials, devices, and manufacturing systems that have the potential for impactful change in the semiconductor industry.
Integrated Circuit Design
Micro-electronics Packaging, Thermal Management, and Systems Integration
Processing and Metrology Technology
Other Semiconductor Technologies
And many, many more topics.