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Apply for NSF-backed I-Corps @ UMass training

Applications for the fall I-Corps @ UMass Amherst Innovators Jump-Start program are open! Apply now for NSF-backed training that supports the transition of your research and technology out of the lab for real-world impact. The program includes:

  • Training in the Lean Launchpad methodology, commercialization, and startup development
  • Hands-on experience identifying opportunities and conducting customer discovery interviews

Participants gain state-of-the-art professional development in innovation, mentoring, and access to additional funding.

Apply Now - Deadline September 30, 2023! The fall program takes place October 21 and November 18, 2023.

Do you have questions about participating in an I-Corps program on campus or nationally? Join our Ask About I-Corps meeting on September 15, 2023 at noon (virtual). Or you can email Karen Utgoff, site director, at