Support for Startups

Resources and Expertise for Entrepreneurs

We understand entrepreneurs and startups. We know that creating a market-ready product and a viable business takes more than funding. That’s why Oregon BEST offers a suite of resources—from research expertise to management consulting—to help startups succeed.

Learn more about what we offer:

Entrepreneurs-in-Residence
Our seasoned entrepreneurial executives help small businesses and university researchers navigate the challenging path from lab prototype to commercialized product. They provide counsel on business strategy, business development, and raising capital.

SBIR/STTR Support Center
In addition to providing links to SBIR/STTR announcements, we also provide support services to help you prepare your grant proposal. 

Entrepreneurial Support Partners
Referrals from a trusted source save time, money, and headaches. Oregon BEST offers referrals to affiliated professionals and firms that provide a range of business services. 

Cleantech Market Research
Stay up to date with targeted market insights, funding news and clean technology reports, and news from around the world.

Cleantech Investors
Oregon BEST has longstanding relationships with angel, strategic, and venture cleantech investors. We are continuously expanding our network and introducing new investors to Oregon’s burgeoning cleantech industry.