Located in the Falcon Hill Aerospace Research Park in Clearfield, Utah, the USTAR Innovation Center works with technology entrepreneurs and early-stage companies to accelerate invention and innovation that leads to prototypes, product development, and growing technology businesses. The USTAR Innovation Center provides equipment, prototype lab space, and mentoring to develop technology that is ready to take to market. The facility also provides access for federal partners, mature companies, and academic institutions to allow use of equipment and opportunities to build collaborations.
As a high-tech incubator and prototype lab designed to meet the needs of the aerospace/defense, advanced materials, composites, and outdoor product sectors, the USTAR Innovation Center is a state-of-the-art facility with office and co-working space, and specialized equipment and resources. In addition to the Innovation Center, USTAR provides access to non-dilutive funding, assistance with SBIR grants, and mentoring.
The USTAR Innovation Center also provides space and support to federal and private partners providing a place for R&D activities of new products, as well as designing, building, testing, evaluating, refining, and validating tools or parts.