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If you have a technological/STEM-based idea that has real-world impact potential, we are here to provide you the resources to help test it and advance your project. We have several training and funding programs for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoc researchers, and professors.

We also host competitions and events throughout the year to help you further develop your entrepreneurial and innovation skills while advancing your projects and early-stage ventures. 

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TechAccel Program

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Startup Internship Program

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TechIdea Pitch Competition

Additional Resources

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Advising & Coaching

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Empowered Startups

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