Alabama Launchpad awarded seed funding to the Sea Desalination Corp. as part of their 2008 Launchpad Awards Competition. Alabama Launchpad is formed by six of the state's research universities and the business community. The organization was created to help fuel the development of high growth companies in Alabama. Visit Site
The University of Alabama Office for Technology Transfer underwrote initial development costs of intellectual property protection for the Solar Evaporation Array technology. The University of Alabama continues to be a valuable development partner through associated research. Visit Site
As part of their sustainability award, People, Prosperity and the Planet, the United States Environmental Protection Agency has generously underwritten research at the University of Alabama Physics Department to test and help develop the Solar Evaporation Array. Visit Site
Scientific Illustration Services has supplied startup business services and expenses to SEA Desalination, including design and administrative services.