New Hampshire

23 01, 2020

New $6M UNH lab space provides space for students, start-ups 

By |2020-01-23T09:00:35+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Accelerator/incubator, New Hampshire, Student Funds|0 Comments

Inside one of the new labs at the University of New Hampshire’s Manchester campus on a recent afternoon, assistant professor of biotechnology Kristen Johnson and two students evaluated genes as part of pancreatic cancer research. The process is known as quantitative polymerase chain reaction, or qPCR. “We are looking at various aspects of pancreatic cancer,” [...]

12 06, 2019

Innovation Research Center seeks R&D grant applications 

By |2019-06-12T08:06:37+00:00June 12th, 2019|New Hampshire|0 Comments

The New Hampshire Innovation Research Center is seeking applications from New Hampshire companies looking to conduct research with New Hampshire-based colleges and universities, including the University of New Hampshire and Dartmouth College. The grants support projects under development in the private sector. Projects vary from proof-of-concept to a substantial product or process design. Applications are [...]

18 01, 2018

Two companies awarded innovation grants from University of New Hampshire

By |2018-01-18T15:28:48+00:00January 18th, 2018|New Hampshire, State or Government|0 Comments

Voi-Reach and Watts Water Technologies, Inc. have received Granite State Technology Innovation Grants in the latest round of funding from the New Hampshire Innovation Research Center, a state program administered by the University of New Hampshire. The funding enables companies to collaborate with New Hampshire-based colleges and universities to help turn their research, conceptualization and [...]

25 05, 2017

The University of New Hampshire Establishes an Innovation Fund

By |2017-05-25T09:00:19+00:00May 25th, 2017|New Hampshire|0 Comments

Innovation is the need of the hour. This one statement holds a significant weight in the business world. The increasing competition in the business world and rising number of entrepreneurs have made business owners more inclined to incorporate innovation. The markets have become saturated with similar products and services. However, a single differentiation factor, regardless [...]

9 05, 2017

University of New Hampshire creates innovation fund

By |2017-05-09T07:44:50+00:00May 9th, 2017|New Hampshire, Student Funds|0 Comments

The University of New Hampshire’s Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center has established the J. Dolores and Alfred P. Maurice Prize for Innovation Fund, UNH announced Wednesday. Alfred P. Maurice donated $150,000 to create an endowed gift to benefit undergraduate student innovation. “This prize will help the ECenter continue to build the growing innovation culture on [...]

5 11, 2015

50 Dartmouth alums invest $1.5M venture capital fund

By |2015-11-05T12:18:28+00:00November 5th, 2015|Foundation-support, New Hampshire|0 Comments

Nearly 50 Dartmouth College alums contributed more than $1.5 million in the Green D Angels to pool funds to invest in Dartmouth entrepreneurs. The initial close of its second venture capital fund already exceeded the total of $1.5 million raised for an earlier fund. It’s anticipated that 100 Dartmouth alums will participate in the ongoing [...]

27 01, 2015

Dartmouth Alum Fund Invests In Businesses With College Ties

By |2017-07-15T00:31:00+00:00January 27th, 2015|New Hampshire, Venture Fund|0 Comments

A group of Dartmouth College alumni "angel investors" has established a venture capital fund to help businesses with connections to the college. "Angel investors" put up money to help entrepreneurs and start-ups to get off the ground and grow. The idea is less about turning a quick profit and more about nurturing a business. The [...]

26 10, 2014

University of New Hampshire Unveils Initiatives Designed to Increase Commercialization Success

By |2017-07-15T00:58:03+00:00October 26th, 2014|New Fund Announcement, New Hampshire, Proof of Concept (POC) Fund|0 Comments

In an effort to expand entrepreneurship throughout the university and the state, the public research institution announced that it has established a new center, The Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center, as well as a mentoring network and a seed fund. They will use the research output of faculty, staff and students to drive economic development [...]

10 09, 2012

U of New Hampshire awards innovation grant to coating company

By |2012-09-10T08:59:05+00:00September 10th, 2012|*Fund Types, New Hampshire, New Investments/Awards, Proof of Concept (POC) Fund, State or Government|0 Comments

The Innovation Research Center at the University of New Hampshire has awarded a Granite State Technology Innovation Grant to ArgenTech Solutions, Inc. (AgTS) to help develop a high-performance, photoluminescent powder coating additive suitable for advanced safety and military applications. […]