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9 12, 2021

Three University of Arizona Faculty Named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors

By |2021-12-09T09:56:03+00:00December 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TUCSON, Ariz. – Three University of Arizona inventors have been selected as Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. The NAI Fellows Program highlights academic inventors who have demonstrated a spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society. Election [...]

9 12, 2021

Israel’s first university venture capital fund proves the model works 

By |2021-12-09T09:49:07+00:00December 9th, 2021|Israel|0 Comments

In 2018, Tel Aviv University established a venture capital fund – the first university in Israel to do so – with $20 million. Now with 18 startups in its portfolio, TAU Ventures just announced that it has raised a second fund of $50 million to invest in startups. “TAU Ventures operates by the standard venture capital [...]

9 12, 2021

Big Idea Competition Showcases Burgeoning Startup Scene at UTD

By |2021-12-09T09:46:46+00:00December 9th, 2021|Student Funds|0 Comments

Three pitch competitions were rolled into one awards ceremony that conferred more than $400,000 in prize money for the 2021 Big Idea Competition at The University of Texas at Dallas. Previous Winners: Where Are They Now? The Nov. 9 ceremony, hosted by the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) in the Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building Lecture Hall, [...]

9 12, 2021

Startup expansions show how University of Chicago researchers are bringing their work to society

By |2021-12-09T09:45:57+00:00December 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The University of Chicago is renowned for its commitment to field-defining basic research—work that can lay the foundation for development of new products, services and solutions. The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is the central resource for transferring these groundbreaking ideas and discoveries outside the University to the world at large. In just the last two months, this [...]

9 12, 2021

LaunchNevada Initiative promotes student entrepreneurship at the University of Nevada, Reno

By |2021-12-09T09:45:00+00:00December 9th, 2021|Nevada, Student Funds|0 Comments

LaunchNevada, based in the Ozmen Center for Entrepreneurship in the College of Business at the University of Nevada, Reno, was created to foster entrepreneurship among undergraduate and graduate students and to support the development and advancement of their business concepts.  “LaunchNevada is a great way to help students from different colleges in our University develop their entrepreneurship skills,” [...]

9 12, 2021

Seed investments set young ideas on the path to becoming fully fledged — and funded — project

By |2021-12-09T09:43:49+00:00December 9th, 2021|Startup Fund, Virginia|0 Comments

This fall, 10 researchers will get an infusion of startup funding to collect pilot data they'll weave into proposals for external grants with much larger bottom lines. The seed grant program, called the Engineering Faculty Organization-Opportunity Grants, is one of several run by the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS). One of the ways the [...]

9 12, 2021

Virginia Innovation Partnership Corporation (VIPC) has announced a new name for CIT GAP Funds

By |2021-12-09T09:42:44+00:00December 9th, 2021|State or Government, Virginia|0 Comments

Virginia Innovation Partnership Corporation (VIPC) has announced a new name for CIT GAP Funds: Virginia Venture Partners. The family of funds places equity investments in Virginia’s high-growth based technology, life science, and cleantech companies at the earliest developmental stages. This new name reflects the investment program’s renewed commitment to the Commonwealth and enduring partnerships with Virginia's high-tech [...]

2 12, 2021

Concordia helps bring innovation from lab to market through the Scientific Venture Program

By |2021-12-02T06:17:17+00:00December 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An average PhD program lasts five years, positioning the candidate as an innovator and expert in their subject matter. Upon graduation, some become tenured professors while others are hired in industry managerial positions. The rest either land jobs not directly related to their fields or explore opportunities abroad. In other words, a big portion of [...]

2 12, 2021

TEDCO’s Maryland Innovation Initiative Advances Innovative Technologies From Lab to Market

By |2021-12-02T06:16:18+00:00December 2nd, 2021|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

TEDCO, Maryland's economic engine for technology companies, announced its recent round of funding, including investments in 12 start-up companies and funding to 36 university projects through the Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII). "This past year has seen a record breaking number of applications across various industry sectors." - Dr. Arti Santhanam Tweet thisEstablished in 2012, the MII program was created [...]