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 …

Two companies win University of Delaware FastPass Competition

Extrave Bioscience and Lignolix have been named as winners of the 2019 University of Delaware FastPass competition. This program, run by the Delaware Innovation Space, will award both startups with an equity-free package providing operational, technical, business development and financial support valued at $50,000.  “The breadth and depth of startup company applications for the FastPass …