Grants

The following are grants that the center has received either for direct or indirect funding of its operations.

  • Texas Governor’s Grant , 2/11 – 1/12, “ Building a Competitive 21st Century Workforce in Biotechnology”, $296,094
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • Texas Governor’s Grant , 5/09 – 4/10, “Building the 21st Century Workforce”, $392,604
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • QEP Curriculum Development Grant Program, UH Provost Office, 1/09 – 12/09 “Interdisciplinary Research based Bioprocessing Laboratory”, $10,000
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
    Co PI – Richard Wilson and Bill Kudrle
  • Matching fund contribution from Exxon Mobil, December 2008, $15,000
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • Li Cor Biosciences towards the purchase of 4300 sequencer, July 2008, $100,000
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • Office of Instructional Support and Outreach UH, 6/08 – 8/09” Distance Education and Biotechnology”, $15,000
    Principal investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • Texas Workforce Commission, 6/1/ 08 – 9/31/08 “ Biotechnology Summer Camp”, $31,500
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
  • “Bridges to the Future- Initiating a Comprehensive Biotechnology Program at the University of Houston, Texas Workforce Commission, 8/31/06 – 8/31/08, $1,022,336
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer
    Co PI – Chris Baca and Heidar Malki
  • “From Nature to Lab to Production- Infusing Cutting Edge Research into Undergraduate Biotechnology Curriculum”, NSF CCLI 12/1/06 – 12/1/09, $121,880
    Principal Investigator – Rupa Iyer