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Innovation Incubator

University of Michigan-Flint

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Restoring Community Vitality
  • Grant Amount $50,000
  • Grant Period September 1, 2015–August 31, 2016
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This renewal grant supports the Innovation Incubator at the University of Michigan-Flint’s Office of University Outreach. The Innovation Incubator helps to promote entrepreneurship among students and community members in the Greater Flint area. Through this program, participants are coached on developing their business ideas and receive training and education on how to start small businesses or social entrepreneurship ventures. Selected student businesses are offered business incubation space within the Innovation Incubator’s office complex, while others receive virtual office space that includes a business mailing address and coaching.