Engineering | Entrepreneurship + Innovation

Funding

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ASU Funding Network
The ASU Funding Network provides donor and sponsor funding to student, faculty and community-led startups to help fuel the launch of hundreds of ASU-affiliated ventures each year.

eSeed Challenge
The eSeed Challenge helps all supported ventures to develop repeatable and scalable business models, regardless of follow-on funding or support opportunities.

Allstate Venture Challenge
The Allstate Venture Challenge enables ASU-affiliated tech startups to win between $1,000 and $6,000 in seed grant funding, along with professional Venture Mentorship and additional early-stage startup support offerings.

Ashton Family Venture Challenge
The Ashton Family Venture Challenge enables ASU-affiliated startups to win between $1,000 and $6,000 in seed grant funding, along with professional Venture Mentorship and additional early-stage startup support offerings.

ASU Innovation Open
The ASU Innovation Open is a competition designed to fuel multidisciplinary teams of collegiate founders as they harness the power of entrepreneurship to tackle the world’s most challenging problems.

eFund
A $100,000 seed fund available to recent graduates (M.S., Ph.D.) in engineering, marketing, or any graduate student with a desire to own his/her own business.