The Oregon BEST Early-Stage Investments program provides up to $250,000 to fund collaborative Research & Development projects conducted by a small company in partnership with a university researcher or lab.
Oregon BEST provides support at critical junctures in the product development process.
Read about previous Early-Stage Investment recipients:
Oregon BEST Companies
Please contact Ken Vaughn, Director of Commercialization Programs at Oregon BEST, for additional information about investment programs, guidelines, cut-off dates, and eligibility requirements.
To receive notification about other funding opportunities, sign up for the Oregon BEST "Keep Me Informed" mailing list. If you are a university researcher, start by joining Oregon BEST's Member Faculty.