Kentucky: Council on Postsecondary Education

Commercialization Investment Programs

Commercialization Investment Programs (CIP) provide funding for the Research and Development Program, Rural Innovation Program, and Commercialization Fund, all established in the Kentucky Innovation Act  (HB 572) of 2000. The Commercialization Investment Funds (CIF) are a series of pre-seed and seed stage capital funds aimed at promoting and developing early stage technology companies in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The four funds contained within CIF are the Kentucky Commercialization Fund, Rural Innovation Fund, R&D Voucher Fund, and ICC Concept Pool Fund.


Last Updated 6/16/2005