• For The
    Pioneer
    You have a bioscience breakthrough.
    We have the network to move your idea forward.
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  • For The
    Visionary
    You're using IT to transform the ways we get things done.
    We're investing ideas and resources to help you do it.
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  • For The
    Innovator
    You’re working hard to bring an early-stage company to market.
    We help you with strategic venture capital, street-smart guidance and powerful connections
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You want to bring a new idea to life. At Connecticut Innovations, work with a team that shares your passion for possibilities—and backs it up with capital, strategic guidance and connections to a valuable network of partners and resources… the support you need to succeed.
Funding Options
Tap into flexible financing capital for every stage of business development.
Venture Solutions
venture portfolio
Explore some of the companies in our primary investment areas that are now making progress with Connecticut Innnovation’s support.
by the numbers

PitchBook breaks down early- and late-stage deals for the top 20 U.S. VC investors. View CI in datagraphic.

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CI is #7 on Forbes’s list of 10 VC firms that made the most investments in healthcare startups in 2018 (with 20 deals). View full list.

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VentureClash

VentureClash is Connecticut’s $5 million global venture challenge focused on promising and high-growth companies. Managed by Connecticut Innovations, VentureClash scans the globe for disruptive fintech, insurtech, industry 4.0 and digital health companies that are looking to land and expand in Connecticut. The first-round application launches in February and after two rounds of outside judging, approximately 10 finalists pitch every October at Yale University for an opportunity to secure a $1.5 million investment.

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