QC Ware’s Leadership in Quantum Algorithms for Chemistry Applications Boosted by US DoE Grant

QC Ware, along with other members of a SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory-led research consortium, has been awarded a U.S. Department of Energy grant to use quantum computing to better understand complex material and chemical systems. QC Ware is the only quantum software company included in the collaborative project. Its high level of expertise in quantum[…]

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Duke Energy powers storm resiliency in N.C. communities with $1.1 million in grants

Duke Energy today announced more than $1.1 million in funding to help North Carolina communities increase their response capabilities for future weather events with advance preparation and planning. Sixty-five grant recipients across the state were selected from more than 140 applications, with projects ranging from swift water rescue equipment and specialized radios to nonprofit training and Spanish language outreach.[…]

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SBA Awards Grants to Support Small Business Innovation and R&D Commercialization

The U.S. Small Business Administration granted 24 awards up to $125,000per recipient in FY 2019 under its Federal and State Technology (FAST) Partnership Program.  FAST’s objective is to improve outcomes for underrepresented entrepreneurs in SBA’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs and increase participation for women-owned, rural-based, and socially and[…]

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Government of Canada invites small businesses to propose ways to rapidly verify portable digital credentials

Through the Innovative Solutions Canada program, government departments are inviting small businesses to propose a new innovative solution that addresses a specific challenge they face. Successful small businesses may receive up to $150,000 to refine their research and development and could, if accepted into Phase 2, receive up to $1 million to develop a working prototype. The government[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of August 26th under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $3.3B, down $300M during the previous week.   Top Sector…The Community and Nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $2.6B, 78% of national disbursements. Top Region…Ontario is the top region this week, securing $1.6B and accounting for 48% of[…]