You can help UMass Lowell become an engine of innovation and startups in the region with a contribution to New Ventures Initiative. Your contribution will directly support equity investments in startups commercializing UMass Lowell and university-related innovations. These funds will be used to provide pre-launch services, strategy, prototype development and investment opportunities to these innovations. Your proceeds will support future startup activity, providing UMass Lowell with a pathway to sustainable innovation.
There’s an extraordinary, unrealized potential for University research to create new, life-improving industries, spark economic growth and solve society’s most pressing problems. With your help, UMass Lowell can meld its scholarly mission to advance human knowledge with the entrepreneurial spirit to commercialize discoveries, ideas and innovations.
If you are looking to support and promote entrepreneurship at UMass Lowell, NVI is a great way to get involved. There are three options of engagement (pdf).
Your commitment will further advance the entrepreneurial culture at UMass Lowell.
Commitment Letter (pdf)
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