evolve to innovate (e2i)

Transform your discoveries into practical solutions with funding, support and mentorship.


Application Deadline

September 20, 2023

Start date

September 29, 2023


$10,000 per team


8 months

Time commitment

10-15 hours per month

About the program

e2i is for postdocs, research associates, or senior graduate students, and their PIs to get started on the pathway to translating their research into practical solutions.

The e2i program creates a new pathway for researchers to translate successful research outcomes into practical solutions. e2i trainees will engage in an eight-month experiential innovation curriculum, including mentorship from Academic Entrepreneurs in Residence, hands-on workshops, guidance, and a research allowance.

The e2i program prepares participants from all disciplines to develop the skills required to make an impact by evolving their research to solve compelling real-world problems.

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