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The Montana Board of Research and Commercialization Technology (MBRCT) provides a predictable and stable source of funding for research and commercialization projects in Montana. MBRCT encourages economic development through investment in research projects that have a clear path to commercialization.

The Board takes the following criteria into account when making funding decisions:

  • Has potential to diversify or add value to a traditional basic industry of the state's economy,
  • Shows promise for enhancing technology-based sectors or commercial development of discoveries,
  • Employs or takes advantage of existing research and commercialization strengths,
  • Has a realistic and achievable project design,
  • Employs an innovative technology,
  • Is located in the state,
  • Has a qualified research team,
  • Has scientific merit based on peer review, and
  • Includes research opportunities for students.

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