GVSU Internship Leads to Jobs – and Happy Employers

In 2017, HexArmor was one of Grand Valley State University’s first employers selected for a SCIA grant, and they were awarded it again in 2018. During a visit  this year, GVSU met with Emily and her supervisor, Laurel Ackerman, along with other team members. ...

Impellia Plants Their Feet

It’s tough being a start-up company. The need for access to technology and capital can lead many budding companies to fail. The turning point can sometimes be through the power of your network, one that Impellia and U-M worked hard to create. Impellia’s leadership had...

SCIP Visits Enrich Success of the Program

The SCIP team conducts site visits to review company projects and universities and other organizations while exposing students and performing outreach. This process helps us identify resources first hand at different universities to better match companies. The SCIP...

Small Company Innovation Program Exceeds 100th client

Small Companies are the backbone of the U.S. economy.  They provide one of the largest opportunities for growth and form critical supply chains to big industry.  Small companies that innovate remain globally competitive, continue to employ, and create a greater...