Awards of Excellence 2014 Finalists

Congratulations to the 2014 UEDA Awards of Excellence Finalists who will present their project for attendee voting at the 2014 Annual Summit in Santa Fe! We received a large number of applications across all categories this year and have invited a total of nineteen finalists to present at the conference. Annual Summit attendees will listen and vote on the category winners. These projects, both finalists and winners, represent the top university-based economic development initiatives in the country.

Community Connected Campus

Alexandria Co-Working Network   [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by Arizona State University

ASU Chandler Innovation Center
submitted by Arizona State University

College Town Kent
submitted by Kent State University

submitted by University City Science Center

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Furnace Technology Transfer Accelerator
submitted by Arizona State University

Research Commercialization Program
submitted by Innovation Works

Nexus Innovation Program   [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by Philadelphia University

Texas International Business Accelerator / Foreign Direct Investment
submitted by the University of Texas San Antonio

Leadership and Collaboration

TechConnect West Virginia
submitted by TechConnect West Virginia

submitted by the University of Northern Iowa

University of Tennessee – TREEDC International Exchange Program
submitted by University of Tennessee Institute for Public Service

AeroInnovate   [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Research and Analysis

Pacific Region Breadfruit Initiative   [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by the University of Hawaii / Pacific Business Center Program

Iowa Small Business Owner Survey
submitted by the University of Northern Iowa

Spokane’s Business Library
submitted by Washington State University / Spokane Public Library

Talent Development

Operation Reentry North Carolina: Tools for Advanced Manufacturing for Veterans
submitted by East Carolina University

Food Safety Training
submitted by Iowa State University

Joint Institute for Engineering and Technology- Aerospace (JiET-A)   [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by Northern Illinois University

Training World Class Research Interns
submitted by Washington State University

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Contact Us

University Economic Development Association
PO Box 97930
Pittsburgh, PA 15227

216.200.UEDA (8332)