About this Program
Science Inc.™ is a leading virtual business accelerator specifically developed for early-stage startups in the sciences. The program is designed to help founders make significant progress toward their critical business goals. Here's what participants can expect during the four-month program:
🧪 Achieve Business Milestones:With the guidance of expert coaches and a tailored business curriculum, founders will be empowered to achieve important milestones that drive their startup forward.
🧪 Grow Your Network:Connect with successful entrepreneurs, like-minded peer founders, and potential collaborators. The power of networking can open doors to valuable partnerships and opportunities for growth.
🧪 Connect with Investors:Showcase your startup's potential to a curated group of investors through the Science Inc. Pitch Showcase. This unique opportunity enables you to gain exposure and access to potential funding.
🧪 Receive Immediate Investment Consideration:As a participant in the Science Inc. program, opt into receiving special consideration for investment in the form of funding + lab space through the Innovation Space's First Fund program, providing you with the financial support needed to fuel your startup's growth. Learn more about the First Fund here.
Science Inc. is predominantly conducted online, with an immersive two-day in-person event tentatively scheduled for the week of June 2nd (travel reimbursement available for eligible expenses).
Explore our participation overview to learn more about the weekly workshops, invaluable business coaching, and exciting investment opportunities available to participants.
Science Inc. is open to startups who have developed technological innovation, completed foundational market research, and have started a business plan. The scientific sectors include, but are not limited to:
Participation is open to founders across the United States. Special consideration will be given to startups based in the mid-Atlantic or that demonstrate a vested interest in the region.
What Founders Are Saying
"Joining Science Inc. was like adding five rockstar founders to our team in one day."
- Dalton Signor, CEO of Breatheasy
"Science, Inc. delivers a fantastic curriculum expressly designed to help de-risk your deal and ultimately make your company investable!"
- Jason Winder, CEO of Sonogen Medical
"Sometimes the founder journey can be lonely; Science Inc. was so helpful in lending a hand and offering us resources as we built our business... The one-on-one mentorship was invaluable and we loved meeting and getting to know everyone."
- Sarah Beth Gleeson, COO of Baleena
✨Ready to join us? We are accepting applications until January 18th! ✨
Questions? Schedule a call to get them answered.
Science Inc.™ is a program at the Innovation Space™, a a not-for-profit innovation ecosystem and a virtual and physical home for leading science entrepreneurs. The Innovation Spac works to “transform science and technology startups into industry-leading companies.” Learn more at www.innovationspace.org .
- Funds up to $200k per team
Aerospace, Agriculture, Biotechnology, Chemicals and Chemical Products, Clean Technology