Eight Small Companies Awarded Grants For Research Partnerships with Michigan UniversitiesThe Michigan Corporate Relations Network Friday announced eight Small Company Innovation Program grant awards that will enable research partnerships between small Michigan businesses and MCRN universities.
Wayne State Biofuels Firm Gets GrantNextCat Inc., a Wayne State University startup company, has received a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research award from the National Science Foundation in the amount of $498,830. This brings NextCAT's total grant funding to $1.3 million.
Biodiesel Firm Licenses Wayne State TechnologyNextCat Inc., a Detroit-based company, announced that it has secured a license agreement for advanced biofuel catalyst technology developed at the National Biofuels Energy Lab at Wayne State University.
Automation Alley Funds Biodiesel Tech Developed At Wayne StateDetroit-based NextCat Inc. announced Wednesday that it has received $250,000 in seed funding from Automation Alley. NextCat is commercializing biodiesel catalyst technology developed at the National Biofuels Energy Lab at Wayne State University that will allow biodiesel producers to use more cost-effective raw materials.
Biodiesel Firm NextCat Gets Pre-Seed Capital