Springboard Program

The Springboard Program is designed to catalyze the development of new ventures based on OHSU technologies. It covers the cost of legal and accounting experts and facilitates business and strategic plan development. Founders of Springboard companies are also enrolled in OGI's Real World Entrepreneurship, a business development program designed for technologists and taught by leading business experts. Membership in the Oregon Biosciences Association, the Oregon Entrepreneurs Forum and other industry associations as needed are also provided. Guidelines for eligibility include:

  • Involvement of an OHSU faculty member
  • Based on an invention or discovery licensed from OHSU
  • Located in Oregon