Built in Chicago: Discovery Partners Institute Launches Its First Scientific Startup Incubator

The University of Illinois’ technical education arm just partnered with the National Science Foundation to launch its first virtual startup bootcamp.

Named I-Corp, the university’s Discovery Partners Institute will partner 11 entrepreneurial teams with officials from the National Science Foundation, with the aim of moving their tech from the lab to market over seven weeks. Additionally, each team will also receive a $1.75 million federal grant to launch their business.

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