Pathways in Innovation membership
features & benefits

Basic and Premium Pathways memberships are available only to institutions that have completed the Pathways in Innovation process.

If you are a current Pathways institution, contact program officer Victoria Matthew to sign up.

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*VentureWell member benefits

Pathways membership includes an automatic 12-month renewal of your VentureWell membership, based on the date at which your VentureWell membership expires.

Students and faculty from VentureWell member institutions are welcome to:

  1. Apply for VentureWell grants, including:
    • E-Team Program grants of up to $25k, given to student teams looking to commercialize new technologies
    • Faculty grants of up to $30k, given to faculty to integrate entrepreneurial skills into curricula
  2. Attend VentureWell-sponsored events, such as Open, our annual conference, for a reduced fee
  3. Tap into a network of like-minded professionals to share ideas and educational strategies

**Early Decision for presenting at Open

Early Decision” means your annual conference proposals will be reviewed before the main group’s. Your proposals have earlier submission deadlines, and decisions are made on them prior to looking at the general submission.

***Additional Pathways-only Faculty Grant cycle

Our Faculty Grants offer up to $30k to support innovation & entrepreneurship education on campus. There is a Faculty Grant cycle held specifically for Pathways members.