Sustainable Heartland Accelerator Regional Partnership (SHARP) Hub

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The Sustainable Heartland Accelerator Regional Partnership Hub (SHARPhub) provides resources and assistance -at no cost – to help turn early-stage life sciences technologies into viable startup companies. SHARPhub collaborates and shares resources and best practices with partners in Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

Individuals or companies accepted to be part of the SHARPhub program receive help developing their commercialization plan through the MAP (Mentoring, Assessment, and Planning) Program and pursuing early-stage funding through BBC Entrepreneurial Training and Consulting (BBCetc) team’s expertise and knowledge via 1:1 SBIR/STTR assistance, tools, templates, and post-award management assistance. Educational programs and networking events complement SHARPhub program services and support the entrepreneurship ecosystem across the midwest region.

SHARPhub is made possible by a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant* and is an initiative of BBCetc.

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subsector Device Diagnostic Digital Drug Software therapeutics
user Delaware Bio members Entrepreneurs Faculty Graduate Student Innovators Postdoc Staff Undergrads University
type Business information and resources commercialization resources Education and information resources Funding Sources