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Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition
The Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition is the world's largest business plan competition. It will highlight Michigan's robust entrepreneurial ecosystem and vibrant research community as a venue for innovation and business opportunity. About $1 million in cash prizes, services, staffing and software will be up for grads the weekend of the Big Chill hockey game in Ann arbor this winter.
Entrepreneur Boot Camp
First Step Fund
Invest Detroit and Ann Arbor SPARK, which runs the Michigan Micro Loan Fund, created the First Step Fund. The idea is to create a funding source for local start-ups starving for seed capital. The First Step Fund is based in TechTown.
International Soft Landings
Partner with InternInMichigan.com and we will create individually tailored portals to our internship tool that uniquely reflect your organization's values, guidelines, and branding. Even departments and locations within your organization can have their own sites with varying content and messaging. This free tool allows you to communicate your organization's commitment to talent and internships.
Michigan Emerging Technologies Fund
Michigan Pre-Seed Capital Fund
The Front Door
You pick the topics and we will let you know when it hits the press.