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The Innovation Space fuels the growth of science-based startups through best-in-class labs and customized support

About The Innovation Space

We are an innovation ecosystem designed specifically for science entrepreneurs working in healthcare, advanced materials, therapeutics, diagnostics, nutrition, chemical ingredients, industrial and agriculture biotechnology, and renewables. Access to our best-in-class facilities and growth programs as well as to our network of business leaders, investors, and service providers, gives science entrepeneurs everything they need to accelerate the path to commercialization.

Why Choose the Innovation Space

Use state-of-the-art lab space and scentific equipment.

Join a vibrant, innovative, and supportive community.

Get expert startup coaching and personalized support.

Connect to resources, partners, advisors, and investors.

Access significant funding/ investment opportunities.

Support Your Business Needs

The Innovation Space provides critical support elements required to accelerate startups to commercialization

Funding and Programs

Science startup founder received First Fund Investment

Investment Program

Get your startup off the ground with up to $200K in investment resources. Through cash, business building expertise, access to scientific equipment and multi-use laboratories, The First Fund™ is a unique opportunity for early-stage startups to accelerate their growth.

Startup Founder presenting at The Innovation Space Spark Factory virtual pitch event

Mentorship & Pitch Event

You have the startup spark. Now, fuel your entrepreneurial drive and make it to the next level with this virtual pitch deck event. Spark Factory™ is a chance for new founders in the sciences to access valuable mentoring support and build a wide network within the industry.

Science startup founders participate in The Innovation Space Science Inc. virtual accelerator

Business Building Accelerator

You’re building your company. Now it’s time to accelerate your success with a cohort-based accelerator program. Over four monts, Science Inc.™ participants advance their startup toward major goals to move their businesses more quickly toward success.

Our Lab Space & Amenities

The Innovation Space has more than 130,000 sq ft of multi-use lab space, offices, conference rooms, and common areas. Our world-class labs and amenities are designed to support life science, clean tech, and advanced materials startups.

Lab Pods

  • Private lab space
  • Teams of 2-3 people
  • Desk space in common area
  • Common equipment
  • Amenities

Half Labs

  • Semi-private lab space
  • Teams of 4-5 people
  • Office space
  • Common equipment
  • Amenities

Full Labs

  • Private labs
  • Teams of 6-8 people
  • Private offices
  • Common equipment
  • Amenities

Lab Suites

  • Semi-private lab space
  • Teams of 8-10 people
  • Private offices
  • Common equipment
  • Amenities

Portfolio Companies

The Innovation Space has worked with dozens of science companies, including:

Get In Touch

For more information on our programs, funding, lab space, and more, please fill out the form or contact us directly.

Phone: (302) 200-8600

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