The Maryland Industrial Partnerships research awards program has set an Oct. 26 deadline for submitting research proposals for its second round of awards later this year.
Under the program, companies team up with University of Maryland faculty members to carry out corporate research.
Winners will receive matching grants for cooperative projects in technical or scientific fields. Past winners have represented a a spectrum of industries, including manufacturing, biotechnology, software, aquaculture and communications.
For more information, call the MIPS office in College Park at (301) 405-3891.