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

Wisconsin Science Festival | October 21-24

2021 Wisconsin Science Festival

We’re looking forward to our 11th Wisconsin Science Festival this fall.

Mark your calendar for Oct. 21-24 to celebrate science across Wisconsin!

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WARF Videos

Did you miss one of our programs?

Catch up on past events, learn about WARF and more!

 

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Saturday Science | May 22

Experience Saturday Science from home!

Dig into sniffles, snot and immune system superheroes!

 

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Latest News

Crossroads of Ideas explores equity and climate change<
April 13, 2021

Crossroads of Ideas explores equity and climate change

Hear from Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes, Secretary of Safety and Professional Services Dawn Crim and other experts April 20 CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608)…

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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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