Incubator News

TEDCO Invests $1.9 Million in 19 Startups to Support Innovation in Maryland

COLUMBIA, Md. (December 14, 2016) – The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) announced today that 19 companies have received over $1.9 million in funding from the organization’s Seed Investment Fund in the last six months. The funding will be used to advance the companies’ technology and product commercialization efforts. “TEDCO’s Seed Investment Fund exists to support seed/early-stage,…

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The VOLT Fund

Small, Minority, Veteran and Women-Owned Business Loan Program The VOLT Fund is offering loans of $25,000 to $500,000 in the state of Maryland. Partnering with Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation, Chesapeake Innovation Center, bwtech@UMBC, and Worcester County Economic Development, the funds will be targeted to small businesses within a 10 mile radius of Maryland’s five existing casinos.…

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Upcoming Deadline for MIPS Research Grants

The Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program (MIPS) provides funding, matched by participating companies, for university-based research projects that help the companies develop new products. The program is administered at the flagship campus at the University of Maryland, College Park, and works throughout the 12 member institutions of the University System of Maryland, plus Morgan State University…

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Government Contracting Program Launches at the Chesapeake Innovation Center

Odenton, Maryland (September 9, 2016) – The Chesapeake Innovation Center (CIC) today announced the launch of FedPath, a government contracting workshop series. This hands-on program will help CIC member companies and area technology entrepreneurs enhance their understanding and better compete in the federal government contracting space.  Funding for FedPath is made possible by grant support from the Maryland…

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Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore and BioHealth Innovation, Inc. Announce Key Findings of BioHealth Index for Central Maryland

BALTIMORE and ROCKVILLE, Md., April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore (EAGB) andBioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI) officially released the BioHealth Innovation Index for Central Maryland at the Second Annual Regional BioTech Forum, which took place April 18 and 19 in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The Index is a comprehensive analysis of the biohealth industry highlighting the region’s strengths, along with those areas that present opportunity for economic growth. The…

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Comcast Accelerates Startup Scene at Bethesda Green

Today Yahoo! Finance reported that Comcast Business will become the exclusive network services provider for Bethesda Green – MBIA member and rapidly-growing incubator for green businesses in Montgomery County. The agreement provides a 1 Gigabyte-per-second Ethernet Dedicated Internet line that outfits the office with fast and reliable Internet access capable of scaling to 10Gbps of capacity as business demands…

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ESIC Opens in Dorchester County

The Eastern Shore Innovation Center (ESIC) in Cambridge officially opened its doors on Monday February 29th, making it the first business incubator on the Eastern Shore. After breaking ground in June 2015, the $2.4 million dollar completed incubator offers 13,500 square feet that can house up to 15 businesses in their two-year incubation program. As of the…

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