Entrepreneurial Opportunity


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Faculty researchers can access entrepreneurial resources, including programs for matching funds, or get connected with mentors in the entrepreneur community.

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Services for Tech Companies

MEDC assists high-tech startups and entrepreneurs find entreprenurial resources to accelerate research, license intellectual property, form companies, create jobs and engage with other Michigan businesses.

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Funding for Tech Companies

Financial assistance to entrepreneurs is critical to the success of startup companies and entrepreneurs. Through a number of programs and partnerships, MEDC is here to help you find the funding right for you.

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Find Entrepreneurial Support Right for You

Not sure where to start? Use our interactive tool to discover the entrepreneurial programs, funding opportunities and resources available in Michigan specifically curated based on your place in the entrepreneurial journey. Watch our entrepreneurial journey video to better understand MEDC's Entrepreneurship and Innovation Initiative.


Growing a business from the ground-up, Genemarkers achieved success in precision genomics research thanks to the many resources and talent available in Michigan.

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Wondering how to fund your woman-owned startup? This webinar discusses resources available in Michigan.

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Webinar: How to Fund Your Women Owned Startup

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Get specific advice from other Michigan Entrepreneurs in MEDC's video series "Three Takeaways."

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