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 63

    Company Name Size Location Project Title MIPS Match Company Match Campus
    38° North, LLC Start-up Ridge Assessment of Promoters in Oyster Yields $89,901 $10,000 UMCES
    Abilis Life Sciences, Inc. Start-up Potomac Bladder Cancer Diagnostic Signature Validation $89,958 $10,000 UMB
    AlgaBT, LLC Start-up Baltimore Microalgae Fermentation for Astaxanthin Production $89,999 $10,000 UMCES
    ArtGen Inc. Start-up Rockville Novel Targeted Imaging Applications for PAD
    $90,000 $10,000 UMB
    ATOLLO Start-up Fulton Integrated Cyber & Physical Security for Smart Homes $90,000 $10,000 UMBC
    Cykloburn Technologies, LLC
    Startup Baltimore Pilot-Scale Space Heating System for Poultry House
    $90,000 $10,000 Morgan State
    gel-e, Inc. Start-up College Park Hemostatic Foam for Minimally Invasive Surgery
    $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    IES Life Sciences Inc. Start-up Cambridge Interferon Subtypes in Herpes Patient Blood $90,000 $10,000 UMCES
    Liatris Inc. Start-up Bethesda Industrial Insulation Using Low-Cost Nanopore Foam $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Living Canopies Start-up University Park Development of Smart Solar Irrigation Controller $80,932 $8,993 UMCP
    Maritime Applied Physics Corp. Small Baltimore
    Automated Oyster Aquaculture with Solar Energy $79,389 $20,000 UMCES
    N5 Sensors, Inc. Start-up Rockville A Digital System-On-Chip CO2 Sensor $90,000 $100,000 UMCP
    Nostopharma, LLC Start-up Bethesda Formulation Development for Bone Control Therapy $90,000 $10,000 UMB
    Oyster Master, LLC Start-up Trappe Oyster Master $90,000 $10,000 UMCES
    Pneumonix Medical Start-up Baltimore Preventing Lung Collapse During Lung Biopsy $90,000 $10,000 UMCP
    Sisu Global Health, Inc. Start-up Baltimore FDA Study of Autotransfusion Device $90,000 $10,000 UMB
    The Smith Island Baking Co. Inc. Start-up Crisfield Evaluating Cake and Cake Bite Product Composition $88,000 $10,000 UMCES