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

Upcoming I-Corps program:

Sept 29, Oct 8, 13 and 20 from 4 pm to 7 pm ET online. Deadline to apply: Sept 8, 5 pm ET.

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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

Innovating Together: I-Corps Northeast Hub and HAX
Aug 9

For researchers exploring commercialization pathways and funding for their innovation, join us for the next special event in the Innovating Together Series hosted by the I-Corps Northeast Hub!

If you want to learn more about the NSF I-Corps Hub Northeast Regional Program or have already…

I-Corps Regional Program September 2022
  • Sep 29
  • Oct 4
  • Oct 13
  • Oct 20

Apply by September 8 at 5 p.m. In this four-session program, Hub instructors provide training and grants to support team-based customer research aimed at investigating the viability and societal impact of scientific and technological discoveries.

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

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 discovery or innovation can become the basis of a…

The I-Corps Northeast Hub

The NSF I-Corps Hub: Northeast Region is made up of eight universities, with new affiliates 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
Rutgers University
Rowan University
Delaware State University
Temple University

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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