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what we do

By coupling UConn's world-class research resources, facilities, and business support services to a network of experienced investors and entrepreneurs, we help launch startups ready to transform their respective markets.

2018 Annual Report

Since 2003 TIP companies have raised more than $260 million in equity and debt, $70 million in grant funding, and have approximately $60 million in revenue.


The advantages of working with us are numerous.
NEW: check out our Startup Guidebook at: it has tips and links for entrepreneurs.

companies we're currently working with

TIP Company Directory

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open positions at tip companies

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Want us to help take your new startup to the next level? Think your startup is worthy?
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2019 TIP Company Application Form, Click Here

inside uconn tip

Podcast series. Like & follow!  Check it out below or visit our media page.

August 3, 2018 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 5:
Inside Mobile Sense Technologies (:14) 

April 1, 2018 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 4:
Inside Torigen Pharmaceuticals  (:21) 

Sept. 26, 2017 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 3:
"Inside Frequency Therapeutics. "  (:16) 

Sept. 19, 2017 - Inside TIP Podcast, Episode 2
"Inside Shoreline Biome" (:19)

Sept. 12, 2017 - Inside Tip Podcast, New Release of Episode 1:
"Inside LambdaVision, Inc. "  (:22) 

UConn researchers tackle which chemo treatment is best for cancer patients photo Astellas picks up Frequency's regenerative hearing loss med outside U.S. for $80M photo Shoreline Biome to Launch Product Suite for Microbiome Research at ASM Microbe 2019 photo

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Over 30,000 square feet of state-of-the-art lab and office space across the UConn Storrs and Farmington campuses.

student fellows, interns, and graduates

The UConn-TIP Fellowship Program pairs UConn students with University startup companies for mentored summer research fellowships in Business or STEM areas.

The Partnership for Innovation and Education (PIE) pairs students from partnering Connecticut universities and programs with mentors at UConn Health for summer research fellowships in bioscience/STEM

Both fellowship programs include seminars, workshops and events on technology innovation

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Providing connections to interns, fellows, and trained graduates

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Access to specialized equipment from over 90 research core facilities at internal UConn faculty rates.

meet the team


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Lead Sponsors: 

Fiondella, Milone & LaSarancina LLP 


 Platinum Sponsors:

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Gold Sponsors:

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Silver Sponsors:

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