NSF I-Corps Hub Northeast Region

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Transform your discovery

I-Corps helps researchers explore how to transition discoveries into benefits for society.

Apply for Propelus I-Corps

Apply by Dec. 15, 2023 for our 4-week Propelus I-Corps program that will take place Jan. 9, 12, 19 and 26, 2023.


Register for the I-Corps Annual Meeting

Join us in-person to connect with like-minded innovators, grow your network, and celebrate your entrepreneurial successes!

When: October 18, 2023 from 9 am - 4:30 pm ET

Where: Friend Center, Princeton University

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We host a variety of events and programs for innovators at all stages, whether you're far along in your innovation journey or you're just getting started.


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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 with Venturewell and Diversity Student Groups
Sep 27, 5:00 pm6:00 pm

For researchers exploring commercialization pathways and funding for their research or innovations, students and post-docs interested in learning more about innovation and entrepreneurship, and community startups looking to connect with our community, join us for the next special event in the 

Northeast I-Corps Hub: Annual Meeting
Oct 18, 9:00 am4:00 pm

Join us for the NSF I-Corps Northeast Hub Annual Meeting, an in-person event held at the Friend Center for Engineering Education in Princeton, NJ.

This annual event exemplifies our commitment to fostering innovation and collaboration within the research community. Whether you are a researcher exploring…

Novus - University of Delaware
Oct 24, 8:30 am12:30 pm

Light Breakfast and Networking Lunch will be provided, so please RSVP by Friday, October 20, 2023.

Learn about the impact your research or innovation could have in solving real-world problems by attending our Novus I-Corps…

The I-Corps Northeast Hub

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

University of Delaware
Delaware State University
Rutgers University
Princeton University
Rowan University
Temple University
Lehigh University
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