NASA Announces SBIR Phase II Award Projects: Cbana Labs Selected

NASA announced on 10/18/10 that they selected 215 proposals for Phase II contract awards in the SBIR program. The select... Read More

Posted on: November 1, 2010

Venture-capital fund helping 2 firms, plan to back more

A new Champaign-based venture capital fund has invested in two businesses, committed to a third and expects to invest in... Read More

Posted on: November 1, 2010

Federal grants bring $6 million in energy funding

CHAMPAIGN – Two area companies and several local school districts and cities will share in nearly $6 million in energy... Read More

Posted on: October 7, 2010

Illini Prosthetics Team Goes to Guatemala and Receives Clinton Foundation Grant

Illini Prosthetics returned this week after spending ten days in Guatamala field testing their prosthetic arm prototypes... Read More

Posted on: August 2, 2010

Champaign-based firm gets $10,000 in Innovate Illinois Contest

CHICAGO –Judges liked the concept of Champaign-based Kim Laboratories so much they awarded the company a $10,000 ... Read More

Posted on: November 19, 2008

Investor shares tips for getting most for money

 Angel investor Teresa Esser speaks during the first of the 'Startup Cafe' series lectures Tuesday at EnterpriseWor... Read More

Posted on: July 11, 2008

Deere gives $1M gift to University of Illinois

 By Courier Lee News ServiceMOLINE, ILL. --- Deere & Co. is investing $1 million to create a John Deere Technol... Read More

Posted on: June 18, 2008

UI prof gets a $9.1 million commitment for solar cell process

 URBANA  It's not every day you get a call offering you $100,000 much less a commitment for $9.1 million but M... Read More

Posted on: February 4, 2008