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what we do

By coupling UConn's world-class research resources, facilities, and business support services to a network of experienced investors and entrepreneurs, we help launch startups ready to transform their respective markets.

Since 2003 TIP companies have raised more than $80 million in equity and debt, $50 million in grant funding, and have generated more than $45 million in revenue.


The advantages of working with us are numerous.

companies we're currently working with

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open positions at tip companies

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Want us to help take your new startup to the next level? Think your startup is worthy?
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2017-18 TIP Company Application Form, Click Here

inside uconn tip

We have launched a new podcast series. Like & follow!  Check it out below or visit our media page.

Sept. 26, 2017 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 3:
"Inside Frequency Therapeutics. "  (:16) 

Sept. 19, 2017 - Inside TIP Podcast, Episode 2
"Inside Shoreline Biome" (:19)

Sept. 12, 2017 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 1:
"Inside LambdaVision, Inc. "  (:22) 

UConn TIP Companies, LambdaVision and Shoreline Biome accepted to the 2018 cohort of the ABCT Accelerator, ABCT is a competitive entry, 6-month long program that helps emerging bioscience ventures photo Welcome to new UConn TIP company, Eir Medical photo Corey Acker, PhD, of UConn  and TIP company, Potentiometric Probes, received a BioScience Pipeline award to optimize voltage-sensitive dyes to be used for cardiac safety studies and high-throughput drug screening. photo

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Over 30,000 square feet of state-of-the-art lab and office space across the UConn Storrs and Farmington campuses.

student fellows, interns, and graduates

The UConn-TIP Fellowship Program pairs UConn students with University startup companies for mentored research fellowships and fellowships in Business or STEM areas.

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Providing connections to interns, fellows, and trained graduates

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Access to specialized equipment from over 90 research core facilities at internal UConn faculty rates.

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