You’ve done the science, now let’s get to business.


Launching a venture is tough and every innovation has unique needs. 

Idea Foundry gets it. Our Science Accelerator Program is the first and only program in the region created to assist innovators at the earliest stage of the innovation life-cycle. The accelerator provides insightful, industry-specific assistance and critical financial support to help identify and de-risk key technology and business areas before an entity is created. Our team works directly with you to develop the best strategies for your innovation.

Who Should Apply?

  • A faculty member/student looking to commercialize their research

  • An entrepreneur with a game changing idea

  • A startup looking for investment to scale up their business

Why Apply?

  • Work one-on-one with our team to develop customized strategies

  • Receive up to $10,000 for legal and regulatory guidance and prototype advancement along with business development assistance

  • Gain access to our vast network of portfolio companies, industry veterans, subject matter experts, and regulatory and legal consultants

  • Be considered for additional investment and services through our Transformation Fellowship Program

When to Apply?

Dates for the application cycle will be announced on our website, in our newsletter, and through Twitter.

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