Company Overview

Chartered by the state of South Carolina in 1983, South Carolina Research Authority, SCRA, is a public, non-profit corporation that fuels the innovation economy of South Carolina by accelerating technology-enabled growth in research, academia, entrepreneurship and industry.

SCRA brings together the key players in innovation. By working in close alignment with academic institutions, entrepreneurs and industry, three key areas of focus have been defined: Life Sciences; Advanced Manufacturing & Materials; and Information Technology.

These industry sectors align with the strengths of South Carolina’s workforce, institutional research and existing companies, and are the drivers of the Innovation Economy. It is when these industries intersect that there is the largest potential for innovation and economic growth.

Our vision is for South Carolina to be a top innovation destination.


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