Gap support programs

6 04, 2021

UNR business school offering summer course to assist startups

By |2021-04-06T11:02:21+00:00April 6th, 2021|Gap support programs, Nevada|0 Comments

After seeing a need to develop support infrastructure and resources to assist new companies accelerate and succeed in the community, the College of Business at the University of Nevada, Reno created a new summer course, Launchpad. Launchpad was designed to help startups with ties to the University accelerate their businesses, while simultaneously providing students with [...]

4 02, 2021

Purdue Technology Showcase to highlight innovations from around Indiana 

By |2021-02-04T09:19:02+00:00February 4th, 2021|Gap support programs, Indiana|0 Comments

Novel innovations from inventors around the state of Indiana will be on display at the 2021 Purdue Technology Showcase. This year’s theme is “State of Innovation.” The Purdue Research Foundation Office of Technology Commercialization is hosting the annual showcase, being held virtually this year Feb. 10-11. Registration by Feb. 9 is required to receive the link for joining the showcase. [...]

25 11, 2020

The 30 best universities and business schools for entrepreneurship in Europe | EU-Startups

By |2020-11-25T09:08:13+00:00November 25th, 2020|Europe, Gap support programs|0 Comments

While there seem to be some people who are natural-born entrepreneurs, most aspects of entrepreneurship can also be learned along the way. Many universities and business schools across Europe are actually offering quite good courses and curriculums on that topic. Below we’re introducing you to the 30 best business schools and universities for entrepreneurship in Europe. The [...]

2 09, 2020

UTSA, UT Health launch Venture Mentor Service for entrepreneurs 

By |2020-09-02T12:53:29+00:00September 2nd, 2020|Gap support programs, Texas|0 Comments

UTSA has launched a chapter of Venture Mentor Service San Antonio, designed to match experienced mentors with newly minted business ventures led by the next generation of entrepreneurs in the city. A joint collaboration between UTSA and UT Health SA, VMS-SA is managed by both UTSA’s Office of Commercialization and Innovation and UT Health SA’s Office of [...]

12 08, 2020

TMC Biodesign expands startup fellowship beyond medical devices and digital health 

By |2020-08-12T13:08:18+00:00August 12th, 2020|Gap support programs, Texas|0 Comments

Elizabeth Jaworski, Ph.D., who studied biochemistry and molecular biology at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, has taken innovation from the lab bench and transformed it into a business. During her doctoral program, she worked with a professor who invented a technology for next-generation sequencing sample processing. Elizabeth Jaworski, Ph.D., TMC Biodesign 2020-2021 Fellow [...]

5 08, 2020

Western University Medical Innovation Fellows to generate new solutions

By |2020-08-05T12:06:38+00:00August 5th, 2020|Canada, Gap support programs, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Western has recruited some of the top PhD graduates, medical students and residents from across the country to be part of the sixth cohort of its Medical Innovation Fellowship (MIF) program. While some adaptations will take place because of COVID-19 restrictions, the program will still be host to all participants on campus over the course of the [...]

10 06, 2020

Duke, NCSU, Triangle universities join UNC in adapting startup programs for ‘new normal’ 

By |2020-06-10T11:22:39+00:00June 10th, 2020|Gap support programs, North Carolina|0 Comments

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Change is certainly afoot at both Duke University and N.C. State as well as other Triangle institutions as well as at UNC-Chapel Hill. Here’s a look at what’s happening as well as an infographic breaking down related programs. WHAT’S HAPPENING AT DUKE “We have added curricular and extracurricular summer programming to engage [...]

19 12, 2019

Polsky Center expanding undergrad track of New Venture Challenge

By |2019-12-19T07:07:08+00:00December 19th, 2019|Gap support programs, Illinois, Student Funds|0 Comments

he Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago is expanding the undergraduate track of the nationally ranked Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge startup accelerator program by partnering with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The College New Venture Challenge will now serve the startup track of the University of Illinois’ City Scholars program, giving students [...]

7 11, 2019

Status Update: U California Riverside ‘wet lab’ opens for startups and local entrepreneurs 

By |2019-11-07T06:13:45+00:00November 7th, 2019|California, Gap support programs|0 Comments

By definition incubators foster growth, and that’s what officials at UC Riverside hope its newest scientific project will do. The school’s Wet Lab Incubator opened its doors to the Inland Empire’s entrepreneurial community at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 21. The 3,000-square-foot facility, the first of its kind in the region, will be available for local [...]