Kentucky Enterprise Fund is a pre-seed and early-stage capital venture fund focused on emerging innovation-driven companies Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center is a coaching and bid service for KY companies seeking federal, state and local contacts Kentucky Aerospace Industry Consortium advances and promotes Kentucky's aerospace industry and strives to make Kentucky aerospace the global standard

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Kentucky's Science and Engineering Foundation competitively funds research and development activity Veterans Accelerated Learning for Licensed Occupations creates pathways for veterans to enter the KY Workforce 
AdvanceKentucky helps students reach new heights in rigorous academic achievement NMSI Laying the Foundation is dedicated to enhancing rigorous instruction through training for teachers in grades 4-12 promotes computer science education for all
Kentucky Space, nonprofit enterprise that centers on talent development, microgravity, R&D, entrepreneurial space solutions and building a high-value space economy Exomedicine Institute develops and supports research and manufacturing of medical solutions in microgravity of space for applications on Earth IdeaFestival ... global innovators and thinkers connecting and exploring imagination and cutting-edge ideas

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Enables R&D bioengineering and manufacturing in microgravity. Its mission is to create significant new industries to improve the lives of people on Earth.

Current News

Expanding STEM Learning Platform

LIFT and Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation Partner to Expand STEM Learning Platform in Kentucky


VALLO Red Tape Reduction Awards

VALLO Red Tape Reduction Awards presented to Fran Root and DeAnna Boling with the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council. Read Moreklec red_tape_award-2

Upcoming Events


KYPTAC, KAIC and KSEF & SBIR Outreach host multiple events around the state.

March 2, 2019

AdvanceKentucky: Computer Science Workshop - Lexington

March 9, 2019

AdvanceKentucky Computer Science Workshop (Bryan Station High School) and Content Review Session (Rowan County High School and Barbourville High School)

March 16, 2019

AdvanceKentucky Content Review Session (Thomas Nelson High School)

April 3, 2019

AdvanceKentucky Math Mock Exam Reading (Lexington)

Member Spotlight

What is KSTC

KSTC is an umbrella organization with programs that:

…Help Schools, Teachers and Students in Advancing Math, Science and Entrepreneurship Education

…Fund Programs for R&D, New Product Development and Commercialization

…Assist Early-Stage, High-Growth Oriented Technology Companies with Capital and Resources for Growth

…Provide R&D, Education and Entrepreneurial Space Solutions