Tag: WiSys

Applications for WiSys Spark Grant due on Wednesday, Feb. 6

Applications for the WiSys Spark Grant are due on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2018. This grant is open to faculty, academic staff and students at participating UW-Comprehensive Campuses undertaking early-stage research projects with commercial potential that are in need of additional development support to take the technology closer to the market place. Learn more.

Photos: Student Paul Karpenko wins Business Idea Competition, next up Sheboygan Campus contest


UW-Green Bay Urban Studies major Paul Karpenko took first place in the Fall 2018 UW-Green Bay Student Business Idea Contest, Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. Green Bay Campus students from several majors pitched their innovative idea in front of judges within a 90-second time frame for cash, scholarships to a summer entrepreneurial extreme accelerator travel course, […]

Join the Grant Webinar Series, Thursday Nov. 8, 2 p.m.

Join WiSys Regional Research Administrator Jeremy Miner in exploring various aspects of successful grant writing through a live webinar. Nov. 8, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. See full session descriptions and register online at www.wisys.org/grants/webinars to receive login information. Brought to you by WiSys Training and Professional Development. The Sustainability Challenge: Designing Projects […]

WiSys ARG information session set for this Wednesday (Oct. 24)

Learn about UW System Applied Research Grant programs at the WiSys ARG information session on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the 1965 Room located in UW-Green Bay’s University Union. Join the WiSys Regional Associate and the Office of Grants and Research and find out what’s new for this year, […]

Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest is back in 2018

Green Bay, Wis. — Do you have an idea for a great new business or are you growing an existing business in Northeast Wisconsin? Are you interested in obtaining business services at no cost to you toward that effort? Currently, there are more than $7,000-and-counting (check back frequently for updated totals!) of in-kind services available from sponsors for the […]

UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt named WiSys Innovator of the Year

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Story by UW-Green Bay and WiSys: Following a year of unprecedented innovation and research activity across the UW System, WiSys chose two innovators to receive the Carl E. Gulbrandsen Innovator of the Year award: UW-Green Bay student Sam Hunt and UW-Platteville Assistant Prof. Gokul Gopalakrishnan. They were recognized recently at WSTS Symposium hosted by UW-Parkside […]

Just announced: New Research Council Grant helps drives knowledge and technology to commercialization

The Research Council invites members of the UW-Green Bay community to submit proposals for the WiSys Spark Grant Program. The WiSys Spark Grant Program has been designed to help faculty and staff advance their knowledge and technology to commercialization. The short application form is due April 23, 2018. The Fund provides awards to faculty, academic […]

Good luck to the Innovation in Aging students headed to Madison, April 21

The UW-Green Bay team that won the Innovation in Aging competition on campus on Friday, Feb. 23, is on its way to Madison on Saturday, April 21, to represent UW-Green Bay. Students Katherine Mikhail (Business Administration), AJ Jensen (Engineering) and Roz Stoa (Psychology) are competing with their company “Stability” against representatives from other UW campus […]

UW-Green Bay dominates news in the WiSys News Digest (Feb. 9- March 16)

WiSys helps great ideas — born on University of Wisconsin System campuses — to reach the wider world by connecting inventors and businesses with the resources they need. UW-Green Bay stories were aplenty in the WiSys News Digest the past month: Team “Stability” earns first place at Innovation in Aging student idea competition Forty students […]