Wright State Applied Research Corporation


The Wright State Applied Research Corporation (WSARC) was established in 2011 to provide a separate efficient and effective contracting, grant, and research administration services to Wright State Research Institute (WSRI), Wright State University (WSU), and the state of Ohio.

Core Services

WSARC services include:

  • Business development
  • Total cost accounting and recovery
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)-based contracting support for large contracts
  • Security support for classified contracts and facilities, and special facilities compliant with International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) to support ITAR performance-based contracts.

Board of Directors

Composition of WSARC Board of Directors At all times, the number of elected Directors independent of and unrelated to WSU will exceed the number of Directors who are related to WSU. The WSARC Code of Regulations currently provides that the Board of Directors of WSARC will consist of the following: The President of WSU, or […]

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The Ohio Federal Research Network (OFRN) seeks to leverage the strength of Ohio’s world-class public and private research universities, industry, and it’s uniquely valuable federal labs, to help revitalize the state’s economy for the 21st century. Learn more about OFRN

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Reports & Documents

 View reports and documents such as the Affiliation Agreement between WSARC and WSU and the WSARC Code of Regulations

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Latest Press Releases

July 23, 2019

Dayton region lands $750K to support medtech startups

Wright State Applied Research Corporation (WSARC) has been awarded $750K to pump into the Dayton region’s burgeoning cluster of medical technology companies, the U.S. Economic Development Association (EDA) announced today. The Dayton MedTech Nexus In...

July 12, 2019

WSARC lands $1.9M contract for Tech Warrior Enterprise

The Wright State Applied Research Corporation, on behalf of the National Center for Medical Readiness (NCMR), was awarded a contract from the General Services Administration (GSA) valued at $1,951,727 as part of the Tech Warrior Enterprise.   The Tec...

February 18, 2019

WSRI Team Successfully Flies Multiple Different UAS with a Single Operator

(Dayton, OH) A team from Wright State Research Institute (WSRI) and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) spent two weeks in September working in the restricted air space at Camp Atterbury, Indiana testing advanced concepts for single operator con...