Division of Science, Technology and Innovation (NYSTAR)
Matching Grants Leverage Program

NYSTAR reviews and coordinates requests for New York State matching grants and support letters to strengthen applicants' proposals to federal agencies, foundations, and other grant-making organizations. Higher education and not-for-profit research institutions in New York State are eligible to apply. The purpose of this program is to attract more federal R&D funding to support technology development and commercialization efforts in New York State.

Please review the Matching Grants Leverage Program guidelines that are on this page as a downloadable PDF before applying. Requests for Matching Grants can be made by filling out the fillable PDF and submitting the completed form to nystar@esd.ny.gov.

Matching Grants Leverage Program Guidelines
Matching Grants Leverage Program Application Form