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University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership.

Resources in Baltimore

Funding
Maryland Innovation Initiative

Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII) promotes the commercialization of research conducted in partnership with Maryland universities and institutions.…

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Funding
PNC Scholars/Fellows Scholarship

The PNC Scholars/Fellows Program provides awards up to $3,000 to outstanding UMBC students interested in becoming an entrepreneur.…

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UMBC Idea Competition

Have an idea on how to improve or change the world? Burning up with ideas to help the environment, society, business, your friends, social media or anything else you can dream up? UMBC wants to give y…

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Incubator
bwtech@UMBC Cyber Incubator

Innovative business incubation program that delivers business and technical support to start-up and early-stage cybersecurity/IT products and services companies.…

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Idea, Early, Established
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Cybersecurity, IT, Technology

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Incubator
bwtech@UMBC Tech South Incubator

Home to a nationally-recognized life-science and technology business incubation program supporting over 25 early-stage bioscience and technology companies, as well as mnull emerged and anchor tenants …

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Idea, Early, Established
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Life Sciences, Technology, Biohealth, Biotechnology

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Coworking
bwtech@UMBC North Office Spaces

Home to the Cyber Incubator with a variety of office spaces for your company in the cybersecurity/ IT/ Health IT fields.…

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All
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Cybersecurity, IT, Healthcare, Technology

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Coworking
bwtech@UMBC South Office Spaces

Home to the Cyber Incubator with a variety of office spaces for your company in the cybersecurity/ IT/ Health IT fields.…

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Cybersecurity, IT, Healthcare

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Coworking
The CyberHive at bwtech

Located within the bwtech@umbc Cyber Incubator, founders and student interns have access to the CyberHive coworking space. The space is designed to position startups near entrepreneurs in residence, s…

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Idea, Early, Established
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Cybersecurity, Technology, IT

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Event
The Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition

The CBIC is designed to attract the real entrepreneurs at UMBC, the ones who know they are going to start a company, or in some cases have already. You’re the ones this entrepreneurship program was de…

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Funding
Commercialization & Entre Research (CENTRE) Funding Initiative

The CENTRE funding is an initiative of the Alex. Brown Center for Entrepreneurship at UMBC and provides funds for research that leads to potential commercialization of a product or service. Any UMBC …

Startups
Small Biz
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Idea, Early
Industry:

Technology, Social Impact

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UMBC Entrepreneurship Undergraduate Research Awards

Entrepreneurship URAs provide up to $1,500 to undergraduate researchers to support the development of a solution to either a technical or social problem in collaboration with a UMBC faculty mentor. Th…

Startups
Small Biz
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Idea, Early
Industry:

Social Impact, Arts and Culture, Technology, Green/Clean Energy, Environmental

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Incubator
UMBC Student Idea Lab

Our focus is to accelerate your entrepreneurial endeavors! Youcan bring life to your business concept by taking advantage ofthe UMBC Student Idea Lab and Business Incubator Program.We support UMBC…

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Idea, Early, Established
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Technology

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Event
Raymond V. Haysbert Sr. Entrepreneurship Lecture Series

The Raymond V. Haysbert, Sr. Entrepreneurship Lecture Series provides a platform for successful entrepreneurs to candidly share their experiences and insights with UMBC students, faculty, alumni and t…

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Mentorship
bwtech Entrepreneurs-in-residence & mentoring

Going beyond traditional business incubation, bwtech@UMBC’s model includes an active business-mentoring approach. Our Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EiRs) help companies set goals and use milestones to m…

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Small Biz
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Early, Established, Mature
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Technology

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Event
Cyber Innovation Briefings

Our Cyber Innovation Briefings are focused on topics that are most relevant to entrepreneurs in the cyber world today. Typically held 2-3 times per year, these breakfast events are open to the broader…

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Industry:

Cybersecurity

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Event
CyberTini's

Our CyberTini’s have had a major impact on the cyber community over the last few years. These happy hour events are typically held as a kick-off event for the Cyber Maryland Conference and the RSA Con…

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Industry:

Cybersecurity

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Event
e2e Speaker Series

We hold our E2E (Expert-to-Entrepreneur) Speaker Series events monthly, bringing our companies together to learn more about general business topics from experienced subject matter experts. Our speaker…

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Event
Naked Lighting Talks & Happy Hour

Naked Lightning Talk & Happy Hour is a special happy hour event that we host in both our Cyber and Life Sciences Incubators. At these happy hours, our companies are given the opportunity to practice t…

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Other
Maryland Technology Internship Program

The Maryland Technology Internship Program (MTIP) helps Maryland retain top talent by increasing the number of paid technical internships offered in the state.Administered by UMBC and funded by the …

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Technology

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At a Glance
University

UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a…

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Coworking, Incubator, Funding, Events, Other, Mentorship
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