Carney, Carper, Coons, Blunt Rochester Announce $1.5 Million EDA Grant to Delaware Innovation Space to Launch Hard Science Startup Accelerator

Delaware Governor John Carney, U.S. Sens. Tom Carper and Chris Coons and Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (all D-Del.) announced a $1.5 million grant award from the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to Delaware Innovation Space to create a Hard Science Startup Accelerator. The grant was awarded through the national Build …

Delaware Innovation Space Expands the First Fund Investment Program

The First Fund provides early stage science startups with critical seed and pre-seed funding and access to Delaware Innovation Space’s business building expertise, community of experts, core programs, scientific equipment, and extensive multi-use laboratories. Successful applicants can now each secure an investment of up to $150,000 from the First Fund Program to fund their startups, …

Delaware Innovation Space unveils new $6M growth space for startups

Governor Carney, U.S. Senator Tom Carper, and US EDA Leader, Dr. John Fleming in attendance   The Delaware Innovation Space (DISI), Wilmington DE, formally opened a new $6M lab space for early stage science companies at an event with over 120 attendees last Friday, September 13th.  Federal, Academic, Business & Delaware State leaders in attendance spoke about the …