Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program Application Deadline Approaching

Flinn Foundation Headquarters

The deadline for applications to the 2017 Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program for early-stage bioscience firms is quickly approaching.  All materials and completed applications must be submitted by 11:59pm on November 6, 2016.

Through a partnership with nonprofit, public university, community college, and governmental organizations, this competitive program provides $30,000 in funding and a set of program services to help up to six early-stage bioscience firms develop into thriving businesses.

To be eligible to apply, an early-stage firm must be a bioscience firm engaged in the commercialization of bioscience research and biotechnology and/or the sale of products in the areas of:

  • Medical devices and equipment
  • Drugs, pharmaceuticals, and diagnostics
  • Agricultural feedstock and chemicals
  • Research, testing, and medical labs
  • Bioscience-related distribution

Information about the program, including brochure, link to online application, scoring matrix and FAQ’s can be found at www.flinn.org/entrepreneur.  For specific questions, contact Juliet Gomez, Program Manager at jgomez@flinn.org.