COMM: The Kentucky Commercialization Fund
The Kentucky Commercialization Fund (COMM) supports efforts made by faculty in Kentucky to commercialize a technology, product, or process that they have developed but not yet licensed.
Accredited Kentucky universities and colleges may be eligible to apply; see Request for Proposals (RFP) for eligibility details under the current solicitation. Companies are not eligible to apply for COMM.
Applying for COMM
Request for Proposals (RFP revised 07-28-2015)
COMM Application and Reporting Site
Each PI can review all of his/her reporting deadlines by signing in to the online reporting system at http://commfund.kstc.com for the Kentucky Commercialization Fund. Before initiating an application, be sure all reports and deliverables are current. Applicants who have been delinquent in submitting reports - including both active and post (annual professional activity and achievements reporting) for previous Kentucky Commercialization Fund and/or Research and Development Excellence awards - may not be invited to apply for future rounds of funding.
View the COMM Award Recipients