About this Program
Calling all Science Entrepreneurs: Announcing the 2019 UD FastPass Competition for Startups providing up to one year** of free access to the Delaware Innovation Space (a $50,000 value*)
Delaware Innovation Space (DISI) (www.deinnovates.org) in collaboration with University of Delaware (UD) (udel.edu) is seeking applications for the coveted UD FastPass. A UD FastPass gives a startup company support to accelerate their business forward with access to research space, scientific equipment, leveraged facilities, and business building capabilities of the Delaware Innovation Space.
Benefits of the UD FastPass:
Applications: Startup companies interested in pursuing the UD FastPass need to submit a non-confidential business pitch deck and all submissions are due by September 30th, 2019.
Phone interviews will be conducted after submission to determine the top finalists. Finalists will then pitch to a selection panel at the Delaware Innovation Space in Wilmington, Delaware no later mid October 2019, and one company will be selected to receive the UD FastPass. The selection panel for the competition will be selected by University of Delaware and the Delaware Innovation Space.
* This is not a cash investment nor can award be redeemed for cash.
** 6 months access to Delaware Innovation Space is guaranteed, extension from 6 months to 1 year of free access is dependent on successful completion of technical/business milestones defined by the Delaware Innovation Space.
- Funds up to $50k per team
- Takes up to 0.0% equity
- Accepts 1 companies
Aerospace, Agriculture, Biotechnology, Business Products, Business Services