Mtech's Mission

    The mission of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), a unit of the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, is to:

    • Educate the next generation of technology entrepreneurs;
    • Create successful technology ventures; and
    • Connect Maryland companies with university resources to help them succeed.

    Mtech has built a comprehensive entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem at the University of Maryland. Its programs arm top students from around the world with the knowledge of how to successfully launch companies and guide aspiring and existing entrepreneurs through the entire lifecycle of launching and maintaining technology-based ventures.

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    Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute


    ASPIRE is a grant program for undergraduate researchers working with Clark School faculty on projects with commercial potential

    MIPS Project Rounds

    MIPS Round 58

    Company Name Size Location Project Title MIPS Match Company Match Campus
    3DBioWorks, Inc. Startup Baltimore Development of a Bioreactor for Endothelial Cells $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Badjo-T Industries Startup Aberdeen The Badjo Suit $89,846 $9,983 UMES
    Belloso Motor Company Startup Salisbury Novel Power Train for Improved Fuel Efficiency $90,000 $10,000 UMBC
    Microsphere Material Solutions Startup Rockville Maturation of Amorphous Glass Foams Manufacturing $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Millennium Engineering and Integration Company Medium Rockville UAV Airborne Intelligent Flight Management System $100,000 $100,000 UMCP
    PaverGuide, Inc. Startup Worton Field Monitoring of Phosphorous Removal Media $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Solar Tech, Inc Startup Hollywood Optimizing Printable Solar Cell Technology $90,000 $10,000 St. Mary's
    Sonavex, Inc. Startup Baltimore EchoMark Pivotal Safety & Efficacy Porcine Study $89,778 $10,000 UMB
    Soony Systems, Inc. Startup Baltimore Building the Gas-Tricity Near-Adiabatic Engine $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Tarsier Optics, Inc. Startup Baltimore Quantum Noise Spectrum Filter for Quantum Camera $90,000 $10,000 UMBC
    Werbie, LLC Startup Bethesda Improving GDM Glucose Control with GlucoseMama $90,000 $10,000 UMB
    Xcision Medical Systems, LLC Startup Columbia Radiosurgery of Early Stage Breast Cancer $90,000 $10,000 UMB