WARF announces annual grant figures and Innovation Award winners

MADISON, Wis. – At a ceremony honoring several of the year’s most outstanding inventions, the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) announced that it has granted the university $61.9 million for the 2017-18 academic year.

WARF also announced $19 million in grants to the Morgridge Institute for Research. Combined, WARF’s investment in UW-Madison based research and education is approximately $80.9 million for 2017-18. As in prior years, the annual grant does not include the significant additional value of WARF’s in-kind support in covering patenting, licensing and other expenses. READ THE FULL STORY