Minority University Research & Education Project (MUREP) Innovation Tech Transfer Idea Competition (MITTIC) is a spinoff challenge established to develop new ideas for commercialization by seeking concept papers from multi-disciplinary
student teams enrolled at a Minority Serving Institution (MSI).
TALK TO A RESEARCHER ABOUT YOUR NASA IP! Send us an email with your selected Intellectual Property (IP) and questions to HQ-MITTIC@mail.nasa.gov and we will send you an answer from the NASA IP developer.
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Intellectual Properties (IPs) available.
See if you're eligible for the MITTIC activity!
Feel free to reference our guidelines to assist you. Revised 9/14/2018
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Key Dates and Information Sessions
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- 1. Teams choose one NASA Intellectual Property (IP) from the provided list and submit concept papers using MITTIC challenge guidelines. Teams are encouraged to partner with a NASA Small Business Company (SBC) registered
- 2. Up to ten qualifying teams selected to participate in an online collaboration tool and are funded to travel to NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) for an onsite immersion experience in January of 2019.
During the experience, all participants are REQUIRED to submit:
- technical concept paper
- explain their technical concept and business plan during a poster session
- present an oral "lightning pitch" presentation to a panel of judges