The goal of the Ohio Third Frontier Technology Validation and Start-up Fund (TVSF) is to create greater economic growth in Ohio based on start-up companies that commercialize technologies developed by Ohio institutions of higher education and other Ohio not-for-profit research institutions. The Technology Validation and Start-Up Fund has been designed to:
NOTE: (Updated November 6, 2014): Proposals to be submitted to CY2014 TVSF Cycle 3 (due date December 3) must be submitted via the online proposal submission portal: https://development.ohio.gov/TechRfp
Registering an account with the portal in advance of the due date is highly recommended. You will need your FEIN to register.
Technology Transfer Office Qualification documents can be submitted (no later than 2:00 p.m. November 26) via email to TVSF@development.ohio.gov (as per previous cycles of the program).