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The National Group has been a critical partner with RIT in our efforts to secure federal funding and form and cement long term research partnerships with DOD, DOT, DOC, DOE and NASA... 
- Dr. Nabil Nasr, Director, Sustainability Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology
The National Group has a long and successful record of securing funding for cutting edge research and development having secured millions of dollars for its university, independent research organization and private sector clients.

We have also helped to form long term research partnerships between our clients and other entities for collaboration on important research initiatives that support key objectives at federal agencies such as the Departments of Defense, Homeland Security, Energy and independent agencies like NASA. We have secured hundreds of millions for cutting edge research in the areas of:

  • Nanotechnology
  • MEMS
  • Life cycle engineering and sustainability for vehicles and weapons systems
  • Transportation
  • Cutting edge Homeland Security technologies
  • Remote Sensing
  • Military textiles
  • Medical technologies
  • Systems and Composites for long duration manned space flights
  • Optoelectronics
  • Bioinformatics
  • And many, many others
Whether for basic research, applied research, development, technology transfer or direct sales of technology products to the government, The National Group has the experience and know-how to assist you in securing the funding you need to take your technology organization to the next level.

Clients Represented:


  • Infotonics Technology Center
  • Honeybee Robotics
  • Corning Corporation
  • Eastman Kodak Corporation
  • Xerox Corporation
  • Fundamental Physics
  • Trex Enterprises
  • SeaOrbiter
  • Silicon Graphics
  • Palomar Medical Technologies
  • Intellisis Corporation
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Purdue University
  • University of New Mexico
  • Texas Tech University
  • University of Hawaii
  • Stanford University
  • Philadelphia University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Freedom Meditech
Accomplishments


  • Rochester Institute of Technology has received more than $75 million in research and infrastructure ...
  • RIT'S Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies received a $2.1 million contract to continue its w...
  • Philadelphia University has received $12 million in Department of Commerce and $10 million in DOD fu...
  • Researchers at National Jewish Health will seek to understand why warfighters deployed toSouthw...
  • To facilitate the transfer of certain satellite operations to Arizona State University, TNG lobbied ...
  • Electric Boat/General Dynamics received full funding for its U.S. Navy New Attack Submarine program...
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California received $6 million in Department of Defense fu...
  • United Space Alliance used TNG’s partners to develop the plan and strategy for convincing Congress t...
  • RIT’s Center for Urban Entrepreneurship awarded $1.5 million from EDA for renovation to help refurbi...
  • $29 million in federal R&D funding secured for Infotonics Technology Center, a NY State Center o...
  • When General Dynamics reentered the NASA marketplace with their Space Systems Ground Segment award i...
  • Texas Tech University received more than $60 million in research and infrastructure....
  • National Jewish Medical Center (Denver) has received $10 million in Department of Defense funding fo...
  • TNG represented Alenia Spazio at a time when they contributed more than half of the hardware now on ...
  • With the assistance of The National Group, University of Hawai'i Cancer Center has received a $3 mil...
  • American Film Institute received funding through the Department of Education for a national literacy...
  • California Science Center received $20 million in U.S. Department of Transportation funding for cons...
  • More than $100 million in research and infrastructure funding secured for the University of Hawaii S...
  • Missouri Botanical Garden and the St. Louis Garden District Commission received $10 million in HUD f...
  • Lockheed’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program fully funded FY09-13....
  • TNG client Boeing Corp received full funding of C-17 Cargo Aircraft....
  • When NASA cancelled the space shuttle launch designated to bring the multi-billion dollar Alpha Magn...
  • California Science Center in Los Angeles won a national competition to permanently display retired N...
  • TNG successfully lobbied for implementation of a plan for Silicon Graphics to put their high perform...
  • For over ten years, TNG has represented Boeing in its work with the International Space Station, new...
  • When Mitsubishi Corporation (Japan) wanted a better understanding of the direction of US Civil Space...
  • Stanford University has employed TNG to restore funding for both the Gravity Probe B mission, launch...
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