Resource: Illinois Corporate Startup Challenge
Hosted by: Illinois Science & Technology Coalition
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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