Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Partnering with
University of Wisconsin Research

to solve the world’s problems

Smart. Collaborative. Resourceful.

That’s you … and that’s us. WARF has been doing it for almost a century.

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Partnering with UW-Madison, we’ve helped to develop and invest in emerging technologies that change the world.

2,000

active issued U.S. patents

$3.4 billion 

of cumulative grants to UW-Madison since inception on an inflation-adjusted basis

645

active commercial licenses

Programs & Events

Saturday Science | April 10

Saturday Science: Experience Saturday Science from home!

Experience Saturday Science from home!

Visit discovery.wisc.edu/SaturdayScience on April 10 for activities you can do on or off-line.

Entrepreneurons | April 15

Justifying Sustainable Behavior in the Business World

Join representatives from three Wisconsin businesses as they share what their companies are doing to become more sustainable and how they are justifying the investment of time and money. You’ll come away with a better understanding of how businesses can lead on the issue of sustainability and what can be done.

 

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Crossroads of Ideas | April 20

Crossroads of Ideas

Going Forward with Equity on Climate Change: What do we gain when we include diverse communities in the conversation about climate change? And what do we lose when we don’t?

 

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Latest News

Submissions invited for WARF Accelerator Advanced Manufacturing Challenge Grant<
April 6, 2021

Submissions invited for WARF Accelerator Advanced Manufacturing Challenge Grant

WARF will award 2-3 grants from a $100K pool CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation has…

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Marquette, WARF announce 2021 ‘Force for Positive Change’ winners<
April 8, 2021

Marquette, WARF announce 2021 ‘Force for Positive Change’ winners

Winners were announced live during the virtual event on April 7 CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MILWAUKEE — Marquette University and the Wisconsin…

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