GLIDE administers the Innovation Fund, Northeast Ohio's pre-seed fund founded by the Lorain County Community College Foundation that supports technology-based entrepreneurial companies. It awards early-stage capital to business in Northeast Ohio, filling the gap between friends and family funding and angel or venture capital funding.
A awards provide up to $25,000 to help validate the technology
B awards provide up to $100,000 to help validate the business model
Other Northeast Ohio Funds
GLIDE can also help prepare entrepreneurs to get funding from within Northeast Ohio's entrepreneurial ecosystem. Request an appointment with GLIDE to learn more about Northeast Ohio's funding options.