AlgenAir Makes It Into STRT1UP Showcase: Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 4:00 PM

Hear from Pitch Across Maryland Finalist

Discovered during the year-long STRT1UP Roadshow


  • Angel Academy session as well as Opportunity Zone Overview and Pathways to Early-stage Capital
  • Finalist Pitches
  • VOLT
  • Mobtown Fermentation
  • HoneIn
  • Tsao Baltimore
  • AlgenAir
  • Are You Cheating
  • Pufferfish
  • Alodia
  • Industry Sector Finalists
  • “Where are they Now?!” accomplishments and stories of past ventures

And (of course) Networking with the...

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60 AgriFood Tech Startups Nominated for 2019 AgFunder Innovation Awards – Vote Now!

*Feb 14 17:30 Added further clarification of the nomination process and corrected URL and description for Farmy* We’re very excited to open our Third Annual AgFunder AgriFood Tech Innovation Awards, where we recognize the innovators and entrepreneurs driving the agrifood tech sector forward. Our nomination committee of experienced agrifood tech investors has selected a shortlist of … Continue reading 60 AgriFood Tech Startups Nominated for 2019 AgFunder Innovation Awards – Vote Now!...

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Pollinator Workshop – Maryland Agricultural Resource Council

MARC encourages everyone that wants to support pollinators to plant the right plants that will feed them throughout the changing seasons. This is one of the most important and tangible things people can do to support pollinators in our area. This workshop, Gardening for Pollinators, will cover many topics to help you get started on your pollinator garden or help you incorporate pollinator-friendly plants in any space!

Source: Pollinator Workshop - Maryland...

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Useful Stats: NSF SBIR Success Rates by State (2008-2017) | SSTI

The National Science Foundation (NSF), the fifth largest distributor of SBIR awards among federal agencies, received more than 20,000 proposals over the decade long period from 2008 to 2017, approving more than 3,600 (16.8 percent), according to an SSTI analysis of NSF data. NSF SBIR awards are the least concentrated of all federal agencies, as measured by share of awards going to firms with more than 10+ awards. An SSTI analysis found that New Hampshire (28 percent success rate), Wisconsin...

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