Senator DeFrancisco Helps Announce the Grants for Growth Round X Winners

State Senator John A. DeFrancisco joined CenterState CEO today in announcing six new recipients in the Grants for Growth program. A total of $398,680 was awarded in the program’s tenth round, and these grants will be leveraged against private sector and university matching funds. 

Grants for Growth is a CenterState CEO seed program that supports innovative applied research projects between universities and industries to create jobs.  Senator DeFrancisco has secured $5 million in funding for the program.

Round X Award-Winning Companies:

- Blue Highway

 - Captura Diagnostics

 - Motion Intelligence

 - Zinnia Safety Systems

 - Rapid Cure Technologies

 - Simple Admit

A press conference to announce the Grants for Growth Round X award winners was held at the CNY Biotech Accelerator in Syracuse on May 31, 2013.