Manufacturing Successful Start-Ups
Converge Ventures’ start ups leverage universities to access needed labs, expertise, equipment, students and other resources to access fundamental research funding for DoD, DoE, DARPA, NIH, NSF , etc.
Converge Ventures’ start ups receive free support services from TechLink, Federal Laboratories (CRADA) and the small business support offices in each federal agency.
SBIRs and STTRs are $150,000 for Phase I and $1.5M in funding potential per Converge Start up. Converge is a recognized expert in developing and acquiring SBIRs/STTRs at very high rates.
ODSA supports $50,000 Start Up; $250,000 to $500,000 Advanced Manufacturing Program (AMP) Grants and others economic support. Converge has won 100% of AMP grants submitted.
Ohio TVSF has $100,000 to $150,000 per Converge Start Up. Converge is 18/18 when submitting proposals in support of start ups.
Through Converge Technologies, Converge Ventures’ start ups are able to identify and acquire industry (customer) development dollars at very high rates of success. These non dilutive revenue sources exponentially increase success rates. Example projects range from $65,000 to $300,000