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Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is America's first research university and home to nine world-class academic divisions working together as one university.

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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Business Plan Competition

The nationally recognized Johns Hopkins University Business Plan Competition, hosted by the Center for Leadership Education, provides an opportunity for students to take a novel idea or innovative tec…

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Incubator
Hopkins Student Enterprises

Hopkins Student Enterprises (HSE) has been established to provide students from all different disciplines with real-world entrepreneurial and leadership experience; to provide a source of employment a…

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Makerspace
Digital Media Center

The DMC is a multimedia lab space as well as an equipment, printing and knowledge resource for JHU students interested in exploring creative uses of emerging media and technology to communicate their …

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A-Level Capital

A-Level Capital provides seed funding for startups founded by JHU students and young alumni. …

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Incubator
Entrepreneurship Bootcamp (JHU Carey Technology Entrepreneurship)

Offers educational support in navigating the early steps of the process as you evaluate promising ideas and concepts to turn into real-world innovations.…

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Incubator
The Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media

The Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media Studies is an incubator program at Johns Hopkins University whose central mission is to connect the Baltimore creative community with prestigious arti…

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Film & Media, Arts and Culture

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Event
Medhacks

What if the most creative minds channeled their focus into solving the most impactful problems of today? Imagine if we could apply the ingenuity that powers the most profound technology into the most …

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Healthcare, Medical Devices, Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Technology, Health IT, Health Technology

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HopHacks

A student-led collaborative event that awards cash prizes to teams solving real-world problems using technology.…

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Technology, Cybersecurity, IT, Health IT

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Funding
Blue Jay Syndicate

The first angel investment network for startups with founders from the Johns Hopkins University…

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Makerspace
JHU Makerspace

The Makerspace is a manufacturing and design space managed by the Whiting School of Engineering to enable innovative projects by students.…

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Coworking
Johns Hopkins MoCo

The Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus, established in 1988 in the heart of a regional biotechnology cluster, includes two Johns Hopkins-owned buildings and two independently owned buil…

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Hatch Innovation Conference

The Hatch Innovation Conference is the biggest celebration of entrepreneurship at Johns Hopkins. Each spring, Hatch brings dozens of startup companies and renowed innovators to the JHU Homewood campus…

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Louis B. Thalheimer Fund for Translational Research

The fund provides seedfunding for vital proof-of-concept and validation studies of valuable technologies at Johns Hopkins …

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Summer Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Award

The Summer Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Award supports one Johns Hopkins undergraduate-led startup each year with grant funding of $10,000Size: $10,000 Length of Project: Full-time over the summer…

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Mentorship
One-on-One Guidance

Launch and grow a successful startup with one-on-one guidance and support from FastForward U’s extensive network of mentors, including FastForward team members, alumni and others who have extensive in…

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Incubator
Regional I-Corps

This short course introduces participants to the key concepts and methodologies used in I-Corps, which is the rigorous market assessment and validation program pioneered by the National Science Founda…

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Mentorship
Mentors in Residence Program

Each of our FastForward members is paired with one or more mentors who have successfully built, sold and invested in startup companies. These Mentors-In-Residence (MIRs) operate under nondisclosure ag…

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Other
Remington Storefront Challenge

The Greater Remington Improvement Association and its partners, Johns Hopkins University, and Seawall are excited to announce the Remington Storefront Challenge. Up for grabs are two pop-up retail s…

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Retail

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Mentorship
Accounting/Tax Resources

SC&H Group, the exclusive accounting sponsor of FastForward, provides pro bono accounting consultations to FastForward members. They also offer workshops, on-site office hours and more.SC&H Group ha…

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Mentorship
Center of Excellence Analytics in Medicine Program (CAMP)

CAMP, the Center of Excellence Analytics in Medicine Program, trains participants in the Precision Medicine Analytics Platform (PMAP). The program is a John Hopkins initative to accelerate biomedical …

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Biomedical, Health IT, Healthcare, Data Science

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University

Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is America's first research university and home to nine world-class academic divisions working together as one university.…

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3400 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218

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