Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP)

Overview

The Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP) helps Pennsylvania companies improve their competitiveness, by providing a limited amount of free technical assistance to resolve specific technical questions or needs, while it facilitates connections to other relevant information, resources and/or programs. PennTAP is a statewide network of geographically-dispersed technical specialists with expertise in a variety of focus areas, including advanced information technology, environmental compliance, energy efficiency and conservation, operations improvement, occupational safety and health, product development, federal Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer proposal development, technology transfer and commercialization. The program focuses on smaller businesses that typically lack the expertise and/or resources to address these types of issues in-house.

Uses

Technical assistance to resolve issues which will improve competitiveness.

Eligibility

Pennsylvania-based business or entrepreneur

Funding

Varies

Terms

See Guidelines

How to Apply

Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program (PennTAP)
The Pennsylvania State University
200 Innovation Blvd.
156 Technology Center
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-865-0427
Fax: 814-865-3589
E-mail: penntap@psu.edu
Website: www.penntap.psu.edu