Wayne State Launches Warrior Pre-Seed Fund For Student Tech Startups

By | March 30th, 2012|*Fund Types, Michigan, Student Funds, United States|

Wayne State University has launched a new pre-seed fund supporting student-run tech startups, the first of its kind in Detroit. Th

e Warrior Fund, which is made possible through a grant from the Michigan Initiative for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, will be administered by the tech transfer office and Blackstone Launch Pad.

A […]

KAUST (Saudia Arabia) announces new round of seed fund winners

By | March 23rd, 2012|*Fund Types, Location, Saudi Arabia, Startup Fund|

Thuwal, Saudi Arabia – Four innovative projects have been named winners in the latest Seed Fund round at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). The awards are co-sponsored by Citibank.

The winners were announced at a Gala dinner at the Academic Campus, Thuwal on Wednesday March 14, 2012. They were on hand to discuss […]

University of Houston Creates Fund to Attract Top Talent

By | March 20th, 2012|*Fund Types, Texas|

The University of Houston is not resting on its laurels following word that it is one state auditor’s review away from achieving tier one status. Today, UH President Renu Khator announced the creation of a $30 million fund dedicated to recruiting faculty in the science, technology, engineering and math fields.

The goal of the fund is […]