NSF I-Corps Hub Northeast Region

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Transform your discovery

  • Explore the value to society of your research 
  • Engage with mentors and experienced entrepreneurs
  • Accelerate your discovery’s impact through a startup or new venture

Apply for I-Corps

Apply to attend Propelus, our 4-session I-Corps training program Nov 7, 9, 16 and 30, from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm ET online.

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Curious about I-Corps?

Read below or head over to the Explore page learn more.

Our next info session will be held on Sept 20. Visit the Events page to learn more and register.

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Rutgers University student Sherifat Alaka illuminates fingerprint samples with a special light, while observed by Kimberlee Sue Moran, associate teaching professor and director of forensics. Rutgers is one of two partner institutions in the new Innovation-Corps (I-Corps) Northeast Hub hub funded by the National Science Foundation to foster startups based on university research. Photo credit: ©2020 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Events and Upcoming Regional Programs

Propelus I-Corps Regional Program November 2022
  • Nov 7
  • Nov 9
  • Nov 16
  • Nov 30

Apply by October 17 at 5pm. Through the program, we provide training and grants to support team-based customer research aimed at investigating the viability and societal impact of scientific and technological discoveries.

Our four-session program helps researchers explore the customer perspective to inform how a…

Novus @ Delaware State University
Oct 5

Novus is a half-day program followed by self-paced coursework that introduces participants to I-Corps methodology for charting the path to startup or entrepreneurial venture.

Who is it for?

Researchers, scientists and engineers who have an idea, a technology, or curiosity are welcome to participate. Novus is…

Novus @ University of Delaware
Oct 7

Novus is a half-day program followed by self-paced coursework that introduces participants to I-Corps methodology for charting the path to startup or entrepreneurial venture.

Who is it for?

Researchers, scientists and engineers who have an idea, a technology, or curiosity are welcome to participate. Novus is…

Novus @ Princeton University
Oct 24

Novus is a half-day program followed by self-paced coursework that introduces participants to I-Corps methodology for charting the path to startup or entrepreneurial venture.

Who is it for?

Researchers, scientists and engineers who have an idea, a technology, or curiosity are welcome to participate. Novus is…

The I-Corps Northeast Hub

The NSF I-Corps Hub: Northeast Region is made up of nine universities, with new partner institutions added annually. Note: Participants in Hub programs do NOT need to be affiliated with a Hub member university.  

Princeton University
NJIT
University of Delaware
Lehigh University
Rowan University
Rutgers University
Delaware State University
Temple University
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I-Corps Northeast Map

This map shows the location of the the eight universities in the I-Corps Northeast Regional Hub

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