Service description

Provides advice and implementation support for research crowdfunding, including crowdfunding strategies, content and video development, and the selection of the most suitable platform such as, Indiegogo or Kickstarter. Science crowdfunding is an alternative approach that combines storytelling, fundraising, outreach and networking. Scientists in academia and the private sector have already successfully used it to supplement and substitute grants.

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  • Free initial consultation up to 1 hour
  • Additional free recruitment support available for:
    • Pilot/K/Assistant Professor: up to 15 free hours annually
    • Associate Professor/Professor: up to 10 free hours annually
  • Overtime rates apply for studies requiring off-hour support
  • General fee of $75/hour

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Crowdfunding Video Development Available!

Crowdfunding Video Development Available! View an example here

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.