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Our ventures team maintains connections with investors around the country and the world to accelerate the growth of U-M startups. Learn more about our startup pipeline, the Accelerate Blue Fund, and how to become an Accelerate Blue Fund donor.
Accelerate Blue Fund
The Accelerate Blue Fund (ABF) is an early-stage venture fund that invests exclusively in University of Michigan licensed startups. The goal of Accelerate Blue is to bridge the funding gap between initial launch and angel/venture capital funding for startups based on University of Michigan intellectual property.Learn more about ABF
Interested in learning more about U-M’s startup portfolio? If you represent a venture fund, corporate venture fund, or you are an accredited investor contact us to learn more about our comprehensive list of emerging U-M startups and companies seeking investment capital.Learn more about U-M startups
Innovation Partnerships Startup Portfolio
Research at the University of Michigan has led to the launch of high impact startups that have changed the world for the better, including Intralase, Mythic AI, Ascentage Pharma, Handylab, Ambiq Micro, May Mobility and many others.