Illinois Corporate Startup Challenge

ByNWBC Council

Illinois Corporate Startup Challenge

Resource: Illinois Corporate Startup Challenge
Hosted by: Illinois Science & Technology Coalition
To learn more contact: http://www.illinoisinnovation.com/corporate-startup-challenge

The Illinois Corporate Startup Challenge assembles a class of Fortune 1000 corporations on a semiannual basis and pairs them with start-up companies that address their innovation needs through a highly curated matchmaking process. By better connecting the corporate world to the entrepreneurial community, the Corporate Startup Challenge aims to foster more innovation but also advance a stronger Illinois economy.

Primary Assistance: Technical Assistance, Networks
Location(s): Chicago, IL (targeting businesses in the state of Illinois)
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Invitation, recommendation or nomination required
Submission or start date: Yes

About the author

NWBC Council editor

The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) is a non-partisan federal advisory council created to serve as an independent source of advice and counsel to the President, Congress, and the U.S. Small Business Administration on economic issues of importance to women business owners.