Rural Innovation Fund (Kentucky)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Kentucky|
|Name||Rural Innovation Fund (Kentucky)|
|Policy Category||Financial Incentive|
|Policy Type||Equity Investment, Grant Program|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Primary Website|| http://www.thinkkentucky.com/dci/dcifunding.aspx
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This fund provides capital to early-stage technology companies located in rural areas of Kentucky. Companies may apply for a $30,000 grant or an investment up to $100,000.
For the purpose of the Rural Innovation Fund, companies must be categorized in one of the following industry sectors: o Biosciences (BIO) o Environmental and Energy Technologies (EET) o Human Health and Development (HHD) o Information Technology and Communications (ITC) o Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing (MSAM)
|Contact Name||Sean O'Leary|
|Department||Kentucky Science and Technology Corp.|
|Address||PO Box 1049|
|Address 2||200 W. Vine St. Ste. 420|